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Paul Caesar Helleu (1859 - 1927) - Prints and Drawings

Paul Caesar Helleu Petite Fille

Petite Fille (Little Girl)

Medium: Original Drawing, in pencil and black and ochre crayons , circa 1910, signed right field,  by the artist in pencil, dated below left “26 Avril”

Size:  130 x 190 mms

Note: This drawing is typical of the artists work. It is in good style and in 2 colours. The artist often uses a distinctive ochre colour crayon in his drawings. 

Provenance: 

  1. Private collection, France
  2. Artcuriel Auction, Paris, France

 

Paul Caesar Helleu Jeune Fille

Portrait de Jeune Fille (Mademoiselle Ellen Helleu)

Portrait of a young girl (Miss Ellen Helleu)

Original Drawing, in conte crayon, wax, crayon and chalk, circa 1885, signed right field,  by the artist in pencil,

Size:  250 x 200 mms

Note: This drawing is very similar to others he made depicting his daughter, Ellen, who was, together with his wife Alice,  his favourite model.,

Provenance: Small London Auction House,