Lelois, Louis (French)
Reclining nude, graphite, signed,
24" x 17" sight, unframed.
About the Painting: Very good. There is what appears to be fixative residue on the drawing to the right of the woman's head (her left). It can only be seen on close examination. Other marks are glass reflections.
About the Artist: This painting is signed L. Lelois and it's believed to be the work of Louis Lelois, a French painter/illustrator. Among other work, he contributed to The Works Of Moliere (Illustrations By Mm. Louis Lelois, Maurice Leloir, Jacques Leman, Edmond Hedouin), a 12 volume set published in Paris around 1900 by Chez Barrie Freres.
Thistle Fine Art
Rockport, MA 01966