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VICTOR GABRIEL GILBERT Original Signed Napoleon Horse Battle Watercolor Painting For Sale

VICTOR GABRIEL GILBERT Original Signed Napoleon Horse Battle Watercolor Painting

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VICTOR GABRIEL GILBERT Original Signed Napoleon Horse Battle Watercolor Painting:

Original Signed Watercolor Painting By Victor Gabriel GilbertFREE SHIPPINGThis is A Rare & Original Painting that was Signed By Victor Gabriel Gilbert (1847–1933) who is Listed in Many Art Indexes throughout the World. Its an Original Watercolor Painting that Comes in Gilt Carved Frame of Museum Size & Quality and is Framed Under Glass. It Depicts a Beautiful Equestrian Portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte on his Horse Among the Battle of Wagram & Also one of His Great Victories. The Watercolor is Signed at the Lower Right Corner as shown and this Painting Dates back to the 1800s or Early Part of the 1900s. Its Set on a Beautiful Landscape with Soldiers off in the Distance. Gilbert was Known as a Master of the Early Genres. This was a Work done after an Oil Painting of Joseph Chabord in 1810. Gilbert's Works are Exhibited in Museums throughout the World & also Held in Corporate & Private Collections. This Piece was Done in Meticulous Details with Beautiful Color Tones that are Very Well Blended which Gives it Great Depth and Dimension to the Details as shown in the Photos.The Beauty of Art is All in The Eye of The Beholder. Please keep in mind this is All Original and has some minor wear and imperfections consistent with its age. Overall its in Great Condition and is All shown in the photos.Overall framed Measures Approx. 29 1/2 Inches High and approx. 25 3/4 inches Wide. This was BEAUTIFULLY MADE of the Highest Quality and Craftmanship and something that will continue to be handed down through Generations. This Piece makes for a Great Addition to Any Collection as well as a Unique One of A Kind Gift.
Victor Gabriel Gilbert was a French painter of genre scenes. In 1873 he had his debut at the Paris Salon and continued to be a faithful exhibitor at the Salon des Artist Francais where he obtained a silver medal in 1889, received the Bonnet Prize in 1926 and the Knight of the Legion of Honour in 1897.He was highly respected for his fine detailed work and was considered an inspiration to many artists. His views of the colourful Parisian life, the boulevards, cafés and flower stalls became well known.It was during the mid 1870s that Gilbert became a close friend to Pierre Martin, one of the principal supporters of the impressionist movement and Victor Gilbert’s paintings secured a place amongst his collection of Impressionists like Monet, van Gogh, Cezanne and Gauguin.Victor Gilbert’s paintings were not only well sought after in France, he also exhibited in 1883 in Munich, 1894 in Vienna and he was a great success in London in 1908. Today his work can be viewed in the Museums of Bayeux, Besançon, Bordeaux, Dieppe, le Havre, Lille, Liége, Nice and Strassbourg.

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