Louis Robin (1845-?)
|Artist Name||Louis Robin (1845-?)|
|Title||The Tambourine Girl|
|Description||This stunning French Victorian Orientalist portrait oil painting is by French artist Louis Robin. Painted in 1872 the painting is a seated nude portrait of a woman holding a tambourine. Robin has perfectly captured the salmon silk throw across her legs and the glint of her pendulous earrings against her lush skin tones. A tremendous portrait capturing her rapture and the colours and tones are stupendous.
Signed and dated (18)72 top left.
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||15 x 21 inches|
|Frame||Housed in beautiful carved ornate frame, 31 inches by 25 inches and in good condition.|
|Biography||Louis Robin (1845-?) was a French 19th century artist born in Villefranche. He was a painter of portraits and landscapes in oils. Robin was a pupil of Gerome and Guichard. He first exhibited at the Salon in 1868.|