Mixed Media Painting by Artist Jacques Lamy "Old Man and the Sea"
Mixed media, abstract composition of a simple home titled "Old Man and the Sea" by artist Jacques Lamy (1946-2016). Found fabrics, burlap, plaster and acrylic paint on canvas. Signed and dated lower right and signed and titled on verso. Comes with gold-leafed artist-made frame.
Dimensions:H 49.25 in. x W 43.38 in. x D
Jacques Lamy bio: Born in Paris in 1946 and raised in the heart of an idyllic French countryside near the Loire Valley, Jacques Lamy began painting at a very early age. Jacques completed his formal artistic training at the prestigious École nationale supérieure des arts décoratifs (Paris) in 1971. While there, he received the highest peer recognition in European Arts; the coveted Prix de Rome award for painting. Jacques Lamy’s career as an artist, designer and art teacher took him from his native France to life abroad in Spain, Africa, and the United States. His broad artistic interests and his Classic training in art and design have enabled him to enjoy a wide variety of artistic experiences from designing furniture, lamps, tapestries, and elegant garden statuary to creating large scale murals for public viewing and enjoyment.