Nature Morte en rouge et noir

Claude Venard (1913-1999)

Oil on canvas
signed and dated 53'
Size (inches): 39.5 (h) x 39.5 (w) inches
Size (cm): 100.3 (h) x 100.3 (w) cm

Claude Venard intuitively knows that every image is a work of magic but transported from the primitive cave into the clear light of the atelier of the Twentieth Century. He knows too, that the artist muct not hink too self conciously about this, since his only preoccupation must be the painting in itself