C.1910s Still Life Macabre Skull Watercolor / Pastel Painting by Albani Brodeur Rocheleau

Fabulous Antique watercolor or pastel painting depicting a human skull and brass candlestick with books in the background! It is in a beautiful Period gold gilded frame and is signed lower right ‘Albani Rocheleau’.

Description

Fabulous Antique watercolor or pastel painting depicting a human skull and brass candlestick with books in the background! It is in a beautiful Period gold gilded frame and is signed lower right ‘Albani Rocheleau’.

Albani Rocheleau-Brodeur (1889-1971) was a Massachusetts artist and very little information is available on her, but it does appear that she wrote several french language history books and had her art displayed at the Worcester Art Museum.

This piece measures 15″ by 19″ total framed size, and has a sight size of 10 1/2″ by 14 3/4″.

It is in very good original Condition as shown. Wear consistent with age on the gilded wood frame, no damage to the painting itself, glass intact.

DIMENSIONS
15ʺW × 1ʺD × 19ʺH
STYLES
Art Deco
French
Realism
ART SUBJECT
Still Life
PERIOD
1910s
PLACE OF ORIGIN
United States of America
ITEM TYPE
Vintage, Antique or Pre-owned
MATERIALS
Glass
Gold Leaf
Pastel
Watercolor
Wood
CONDITION
Good Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, Some Imperfections
CONDITION NOTES
Wear consistent with age.