The Poets Table - Antique Oil Painting

Signed oil on canvas showing a  geranium and other items group on a table.  The painting is signed by the artist Louis Henno (1907 - 1990) and mounted in a quality moulded wooden frame.  There is a plaque on the frame and it is  inscribed on the rear. 'La Table du Poet'.

Henno was a Belguim painter who trained at the Academies of Brussels (1923 - 1926), Etterbeek and Saint-Gilles. He was a pupil of P. Mathieu, G. Combaz, A. Philippot and L. Pringels and was known fro his portraits, compositions, figures, nudes, interiors, landscapes, still lifes and flowers. His work soft, intimate and has a delicate palette. In the pres his work was described as "His painting is music" by P Caso. He organises annually the international exhibition "Arts in Europe" and founded the magazine "The Cahier des Arts" in 1955. Until his death, he was editor-in-chief of "Voix des Artistes" and secretary-general of the "Royal Association of Artists of Belgium". He has works in the  Museum of Ixelles.

Dimensions - 73 x 62  x 4 cms

Height: 73 cm
Width: 62 cm
Depth: 4 cm

Ref: 001131

Price: £500.00