H. Waldek Oil on Canvas Europe XIX-XX Century

Female Figure with Basket of Flowers

Code :  ARARNO0165930

H. Waldek Oil on Canvas Europe XIX-XX Century

Female Figure with Basket of Flowers

Code :  ARARNO0165930


H. Waldek Oil on Canvas Europe XIX-XX Century - Female Figure with Basket of Flowers


Female Figure with Basket of Flowers

Artist:  H. Waldek (XIX-XX secolo)

Artwork title:  Figura femminile con cesto di fiori

Age:  XX Century - from 1901 to 2000

Subject:  Human Figures

Artistic technique:  Pittura

Technical specification:  Oil on canvas

Description : Figura femminile con cesto di fiori

Oil on canvas. Signed lower right. On the back there is a sales label in Hungarian. Waldek, a European artist whose life there is no news, painted mainly female figures, young and smiling, intent on domestic activities. The work is presented in a style frame

Product Condition:
Product in good condition, with small signs of wear.

Frame Size (cm):
Height: 58
Width: 32
Depth: 4

Artwork dimensions (cm):
Height: 52
Width: 26,5

Additional Information

Artist: H. Waldek (XIX-XX secolo)

Nothing is known about this artist, who has spent several times in European public auctions, who painted female figures taken in their daily activities, in the home, in the garden, always smiling and dressed in sensual clothes.

Age: XX Century - from 1901 to 2000

The twentieth century is characterized by the prevalence of the bourgeoisie over the working class and by the discovery that life continues to be a struggle for survival and to improve its quality. Technological progress, instead of favoring this development, becomes an instrument of mechanization and drying up of man, who needs to look for a "soul supplement" and new forms to express it. Therefore, a whole series of artistic currents are born that create works expressing the interiority of man, which evoke reality from within rather than represent it, and depict it using, freely, shapes and colors. We therefore have Decadentism with Art Nouveau, Matisse and Braque's Fauvism, Picasso's Cubism, then Expressionism with Munch, Kandinskij's Abstractionism and Metaphysical painting by Carrà and De Chirico. There are numerous currents and groups of artists and intellectuals who use Art as a Manifesto of their thought, often also with a political connotation.
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Subject: Human Figures

Artistic technique: Pittura

La pittura è l'arte che consiste nell'applicare dei pigmenti a un supporto come la carta, la tela, la seta, la ceramica, il legno, il vetro o un muro. Essendo i pigmenti essenzialmente solidi, è necessario utilizzare un legante, che li porti a uno stadio liquido, più fluido o più denso, e un collante, che permetta l'adesione duratura al supporto. Chi dipinge è detto pittore o pittrice. Il risultato è un'immagine che, a seconda delle intenzioni dell'autore, esprime la sua percezione del mondo o una libera associazione di forme o un qualsiasi altro significato, a seconda della sua creatività, del suo gusto estetico e di quello della società di cui fa parte.

Technical specification: Oil on canvas

The oil painting is a painting technique using powder pigments mixed with bases in inert and oils.

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