Robert Chailloux (French 1913-2006)
Oil on canvas Still life ‘Orange and Grapes’
Framed: Height 65cm Width 74cm
Unframed: Height 45cm Width 54cm
Robert Chailloux is considered by many to be one of the finest Still Life painters of the Twentieth Century.
He studied at the School of Superior Design, Boulevard de Bellville, and Paris.
Exhibited for the first time in 1940 at the Salon of French Artists and the Salon des Beaux Arts in 1943.
His paintings are in the permanent collection of the Ville de Paris.
His awards include Prix du Comite-Salon d’Hiver, Prix Vuillame-Bois Colombes, Prix de la Ville-Saint Raphael, Medaille d’Argent, Medaille d’Or and Prix du Public at the Salons des Bouges, also Silver Medals at Salon de L’Art Libre, Salon Violet and des Artists Francais.