Chaim Soutine (1893 – 1943)The village Oil on burlap cca. 1940Framed with an old solid wooden frameProtected by glassPainting dimensions: L 20 x H 13 inchesFramed dimensions are L 24 x W 1 ½ x H 18 inchesSigned in the left lower corner “Soutine”Signs of wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging on painting and frame too. Russian painter, Belarusian, Jewish origin. Soutine made a major contribution to the expressionist movement while living in Paris, France. Inspired by classic painting in the European tradition, exemplified by the works of Rembrandt, Chardin and Courbet, Soutine developed an individual style more concerned with shape, color and texture over representation. Which served the developing form of Abstract Expressionism.Provenience: Consignment (the seller prefers to remain anonymous) Don’t miss the other our items/paintings up for bid as: Amedeo Modigliani, Chaim Soutine, Picasso, Grace Carpenter Hudson, Mane Katz…etcThank you!Good luck biding!