Jean alphonse stival (1879 1944), beautiful still life with bouquet of flowers on an entablement, oil on wood, signed at the bottom right, 46 x 37,5 cm, labels of exhibitions on the reverse. Jean alphonse Stival was a fascinating painter who plunged into the world of the French avant-garde. He also worked in a betting workshop located on the boulevard saint-jacques. He was an accomplished colorist and known mainly for his vibrant still lifes, which are often filled with joy and life.But he also painted landscapes (especially in provence), portraits and scenes. In a document created by his son, he explained that he was also responsible for decorating the chapel on board the "normandy" liner.
The work of stival was widely exhibited during his lifetime - in france at the salon of the independents, of autumn, of the tiles, carnival and international museum in London, new york, saint-petersbourg, madrid, flora, chicago, los angeles, caire and moscow. He resided at the Medici villa in Rome in 1925 and was made knight of the Legion of Honour in 1937.This item is in the category "art, antiques\art of xxe, contemporary\paintings". The seller is "trazbon" and is located in this country: fr. This item can be shipped to the following country: france.