Elegant mixed media on paper by Paris School artist Henry de Waroquier depicting an elegant swan, egret or other long-necked bird against a rich cobalt blue background.
Henry de Waroquier (1881 – 1970) is a well known artist of the Ecole de Paris. He was born and raised in Paris, studied both biology and art. As a young artist he worked in Brittany, and the Impressionists and Japanese art and later the Nabis had a profound influence on his early work. Later he set up a studio in Montparnasse in Paris where he was close to Mogidliani and other members of the Paris School.
Dimensions (Full Sheet): 36 x 46 cm
Dimensions: (Art Work): 22.5 x 30
Signed H. de Waroquier in the tail of the bird