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  • URN: 17.42
  • Artist Name : MASSET, Paul F.
  • Artwork Name: Les Parasols - 2001
  • Medium: Pastel
  • Support Surface: Paper
  • Overall Size (w x h, cms): 40 x 33 cms
  • Image Size (w x h, cms): 27 x 20 cms
  • Price: £135.00
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  • Locale of work: France, Deauville, Normandy
  • Category: Original Artworks
  • Subject Category: Seascape - Marine
  • Colour: Colour
  • Colour Application: Original Colour
  • Framing State: Double Mounted
  • Signature: Artist's Original Signature
  • Notes: An original work in pastel on paper by Paul Masset. Created in 2001 and hand signed by the French born artist. The image measures 27 x 20 cm. It is a scene of figures enjoying a summers day on the beach at Deauville which is situated in the lower Normandy region of France. Deauville is on the Côte Fleurie and is an area steeped in culture, beauty and popular attractions. It is one of the most prestigious seaside resorts in all of France and is regarded as the "queen of the Norman beaches” with lavish seaside houses. With its world famous race course, polo season, Grand Casino, harbour and marinas and hosting of an international film festival, Deauville has long been a fashionable destination for the rich and famous. This artwork has been double mounted. The mounted size is 40 x 33 cm.
  • Further Information: Paul Masset, was born in 1967 and brought up just outside Paris. At the age of eight his maternal grandfather, the late Gordon Gash of Midhurst, had introduced the young Paul to painting in oils but the defining influence of his art was derived from Peter Norton (1913-1995) who founded the Cubertou Art Centre in south west France. It was here that Paul, from the age of 16, was introduced to the medium of soft pastel inspired by Peter’s friendship with Paul Maze (1887-1979). Paul quickly showed a remarkable aptitude in acquiring Maze’s freedom and vitality of execution through this medium. Like Paul Maze (who lived at Treyford), Paul Masset is a bi-lingual Frenchman with a foot on both sides of the channel. The Normandy School of impressionism (Monet; Manet; Sisely; Maze), the capturing of atmosphere through light and colour (Braque; Matisse; Derain) and their revelation through the medium of pastel (Degas; Vuillard; Delacroix) are the influences Paul Masset brings together in his love of nature, land and sea. In recent years, Paul has increasingly painted in oils and demonstrates his personal and unique sensibility in his pastel drawings and paintings of Normandy, Brittany, the South of France and West Sussex. Paul Masset has exhibited in London, Paris, Versailles, St Germain-en-Laye, Strasbourg and Chichester and many times at The Midhurst Gallery. He and his family live near Rouen.
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