‘Summer in Cannes’ Oil Painting by Dutch Artist Arie Zwart
A beautiful scene of flowers along a stair in Cannes overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, the French town of Juan-Le-Pins off in the distance. Adrianus ‘Arie’ Zwart was born in The Netherlands in 1903 and after graduating from the Academy of Fine Arts in The Hague he was constantly on the move, always looking for new inspiration for his paintings. He traveled throughout Holland and lived in France and Spain for many years. He died in 1981, after a long and productive career. Signed lower left, titled ‘Zomer in Cannes, Juan De Pins’ (Summer in Cannes), verso. Framed in an ornate frame, dimensions 26 3/4 inches tall by 39 1/4 inches wide. Canvas image is 17 1/2 inches by 30 inches.