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Stunning Marine Seascape Painting by prominent well-listed marine artist Richard de Ribcowsky (American, 1880-1936), also known as Dey De Ribcowski | Created by Ribcowsky in 1923 using Oil on Board | Entitled "Cairo at Sunrise" | Painting is hand signed by Ribcowsky on lower left of canvas | Beautiful Depiction of Cairo, Egypt oceanside at Sunrise | Wonderful example of Reflex Oil Painting, invented by Ribcowsky | RibcowskyÕs panoramic paintings are highly sought after | Housed in a beautiful ornate gold gilded antique frame with engraved plaque containing ArtistÕs Name, Date and Title of painting | Dimensions: 21" H x 61" W | Painting in very good condition Richard De Ribcowsky (1880-1936). Marine painter. Born in Rustchuk, Bulgaria on Oct. 13, 1880. Rather than go to military school, at age 13 DeRibcowski began his art studies in Paris and continued in Florence and Petrograd. After founding the Academy of Beaux Arts in Buenos Aires in 1904, he arrived in New York City in 1910. By 1917 he was painting in San Francisco and soon settled in Inglewood, CA. After an auto accident in 1931, he was in a wheel chair until his death in Los Angeles on Aug. 15, 1936. Ribcowsky was the inventor of the paint medium known as ÒReflex.Ó Exh: Petrograd, 1902 (medal); Uruguay Expo (Montevideo), 1908 (medal); Odessa, 1909 (prize); Rio de Janeiro Expo, 1909 (medal); Moscow, 1910 (prize); Sofia National Gallery, 1910 (prize); Southwest IntÕl Fair (El Paso), 1924; Society of Independent Artists. In: Uruguay Museum; NatÕl Palaces of Montevideo and Rio de Janeiro; Museum Alexander III (Petrograd); Buenos Aires Museum. Source: Edan Hughes, Artists in California, 1786-1940 AAA 1920-33; WW in LA 1925; WWAA 1936. Ribcowsky's works are owned by numerous major public and private collections, including prominent international museums and galleries. His sold at important auction houses such as Christies, Sotheby's, Bonham's, Heritage, FreemanÕs, Skinner.


The painting is in very good + condition.


61 x 21 in

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Richard De Ribcowsky Large Panoramic Oil Painting

Estimate $2,500 - $5,000May 19, 2018