Mid-century Fauvist Oil Painting; The Salt Panners; Gabriel Rabier 1884-1955
Striking, graphic oil on board was acquired from the studio of painter Gabriel Rabier 1884-1955. This narrative painting, with its hyacinth blue patches, depicts mustard-aproned woman panning for salt in Brittany.
Gabriel Rabier, great-uncle of Véronique Schiltz, was born in 1884 in Elbeuf and died in 1955 in Nancy. Listed Paris painter (especially landscapes).
Size; Painting; 37 x 45cm
Frame; 50 x 58 cm
Date; Mid 20thC