Albert Decaris. 1901-1988 . France. (We have more work by this artist both on this website and in stock - please enquire)
Chisel engraving on paper
Plate size: 64.5cm X 49.5cm. Sheet size: 76 x 56.5
A very slight tear to one edge off the sheet well away from the image. Some browning to the very edges of the sheet. Generally in very good condition with image excellent.
Titled in pencil 'Europa' bottom left of the sheet and signed and numbered 33/150 bottom right
We show this picture and the rest of his remarkable work under three separate catagories, as his art fits into each: Art Deco, Symbolist, and Pastoral & Visionary.
There is tremendous movement and energy in this magnificent large engraving, as Zeus in the guise of a bull takes to the sea with the absconded Europa upon his back as seabirds soar and swoop around them.
£350 (For euros and US dollars, please refer to current exchange rates)
This picture is not framed and can easily be delivered within the UK, to Europe, the USA, and to many International Destinations, by fully insured post.
***There are links below to guide you on how to purchase and also to the biographical details of the artist. Additionally there is a link below if you are interested in our section on articles and writings on Symbolist Art History and Symbolism.***