Jean Isy De Botton
(French American 1895-1978)
canvas 16" X 20"
+ frame, signed & dated LL "Jean De Botton".
"The career of Jean
began among such School of Paris painters as Picasso, Braque, Matisse,
and Duffy. His early designs won him many official commissions for
murals that remain today in many French public buildings. His ability
to make quick, realistic and elegant portraits gained him the unusual
honor to be appointed the official painter of the Coronation of King
George VI of England in 1937. "