‘The Death of Penthesilea’ Oil Painting by André Hofer (1890 -1973)
‘Le Mort de Penthésilée’ (The Death of Penthesilea – Classical Greek Tragedy) by French painter and illustrator André Hofer (1890 -1973).
Early 20th-century oil painting on board, initialled by the artist. In good condition and well-framed, ready to hang.
André Hofer exhibited regularly at the Salon de Independents from 1912, however, he earned his fame illustrating works by Kipling, Pearl Buck, Baudelaire, Balzac, Anatol France, Goethe, Victor Hugo, and Oscar Wilde among others.
Height: 36.5 cm/14.5 in.
Width: 45.25 cm/17.75 in.
Depth: 4.5/1.75 in.
Height: 23.5 cm/9.25
Width: 32.5 cm/12.75 in.