Early Paris Scene by Andre Gisson(216 views)
Description: Gorgeous impressionist painting by Andre Gisson. It depicts a Paris street scene. The movement of the people and the subdued tones of the composition are typical of the French Impressionism.
Condition Report: Excellent.
Dimensions: 21.5"X17.5" including frame
Artist or Maker: Andre Gisson
Exhibited: Oil on canvas by Andre Gisson. Gisson was not despite rumors French, He was American born in 1921. He told people that he was born in 1910 in order to fit more closely with the French Impressionism movement. Influenced by Degas, Monet and Pissaro, Gisson lived in Paris and drew his inspiration from the old city. He studied at the Pratt Institute. Today his works are in major galleries and sell at auction houses worldwide. This oil on canvas is housed in its original frame and signed lower left.
Medium: oil on canvas