Evening, Avignon (Chateau des Papes) (1909) by Paul Signac

Evening, Avignon (Chateau des Papes) - Paul Signac - 1909

Artwork Information

TitleEvening, Avignon (Chateau des Papes)
ArtistPaul Signac
MediumOil on Canvas
Dimensions28 3/4 x 36 1/4 in. (73 x 92 cm)
Current LocationMusee d'Orsay, Paris

About Evening, Avignon (Chateau des Papes)

Evening, Avignon (Chateau Des Papes) by French artist Paul Signac in 1909 is a post-impressionism work. The painting depicts the famous building of Chateau des Papes from the perspective of the sea or the adjoining river. Signac’s style evolved from closely structured pointillism to a freer divisionist technique, which resulted in a mesmerizing surface with shimmering and shifting hues.

The painting belongs to the Musée d’Orsay in Paris, where it is collected and displayed. Through high-resolution printing techniques, reproductions of the artwork are available, resulting in spectacular-looking prints, suitable for large-scale decor. The painting is a cityscape print that presents pointillism, and giclee print techniques are used to create large art print reproductions.

Overall, “Evening, Avignon (Chateau Des Papes)” is a beautiful display of Signac’s advanced techniques, portraying a mesmerizing surface and stunning color play. Its high-quality reproductions are an excellent fit for any art collector, aficionado or enthusiasts, looking for a unique piece of wall art.

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