Louis Thévenet (1874-1930), "La gare du Midi sous la pluie"
Painting by Louis Thévenet (1874-1930), Belgian School, Oil on panel, "La gare de midi sous la pluie". Signed: L. Thevenet.
Label "Palais des Beaux Arts, retrospective Louis Thévenet December 1941" on the back. Former collection Hunin, Schaerbeek.
- Brabant Fauvism
- "La gare du Midi sous la pluie"
- Oil on panel
- L. Thévenet
- 31,5 x 40,5 cm
About the artist:
Louis Thévenet: Painter Figures, genre scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes, still-lifes.
Louis Thévenet worked as a long voyage sailor between 1893 and 1897 and at various odd jobs before turning to painting following the advice of the painter Oleffe. He lived in Nieuwport (1897-1905) and Brussels (1905-1914) before giving up his somewhat busy social life and settling in the village of Hal in 1914....