Madame Vuillard Sewing by Édouard Vuillard



Madame Vuillard Sewing by Édouard Vuillard

  • 🎨 Édouard Vuillard (1868–1940) was a French painter, decorative artist, and printmaker, notably associated with the avant-garde group Les Nabis.
  • 🏛️ Influenced by Japanese woodblock prints, Vuillard's work emphasized flattened planes of color, pattern, and form, particularly in interior scenes.
  • 🎭 As a decorative artist, Vuillard painted theater sets, designed stained glass, and created murals, blending fine art with decorative elements.
  • 🖌️ After the Nabis disbanded, Vuillard's style evolved to include more detail and vivid colors, with a shift towards landscapes and portraits.
  • 🌆 He depicted urban scenes, gardens, and domestic interiors, capturing natural light and warmth in his later works.
  • 🎭 Theater remained a significant theme throughout his life, reflected in his paintings of actors, directors, and scenes from performances.
  • 🖼️ In his final years, Vuillard focused increasingly on portraiture, utilizing a precise technique to depict wealthy Parisians in their environments.
  • Édouard Vuillard received official recognition from the French state in 1936 when commissioned to create a mural for the Théâtre national de Chaillot.
  • 🖼️ In 1937, Vuillard received another major commission for a mural at the Palace of the League of Nations in Geneva.
  • 🎨 Vuillard was elected to the Académie des Beaux Arts in 1938 and had a major retrospective of his paintings at the Musée des Arts Decoratifs.
  • 🏥 Vuillard suffered from pulmonary difficulties and died in June 1940.
Available as a fine art print and as a stretched canvas panel (heavy fine art canvas stretched over 1.5 inch deep edge solid wood frame)

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All prints are made using archival art stocks and UV pigment inks to give up to 200 years life. Prints are sold unframed and unmounted.



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Size and Printed Materials

Fine art papers are printed without any additional white border Please let us know at the time of ordering if you would like a small additional white border.

Rolled canvas options have an additional white border of approximately 2.5 inches (7cm) on all 4 sides to aid stretching.

Ready to hang canvas panels are stretched on 1.5 inch deep solid pine frames from sustainable forestry sources. The image is mirrored on all 4 sides to give an aesthetically pleasing finish.

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