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EMILIO SANCHEZ- PERRIER (Spanish, 1855-1907)
Oil on panel, 13.25 x 16 inches (33.7 x 40.6 cm)
Sigend lower and inscribed lower left: E. Sanchez-Perrier “Guillera”
(Framed 23 x 25 inches)
Private Collection, California
Anderson Galleries, Beverly Hills
The romantic depiction of the quiet lake, reflect the delicacy of coloring, and poetic grasp of atmosphere are hallmarks of the artist’s oeuvre.
Emilio Sanchez-Perrier studied at the school of Fine Arts in Seville and later at the school of Fine Arts in Madrid. In 1871 he lived in Granada with Martin rico, where he became friends with Mariano Fortuny. In 1879 he lived in Paris and studied at the studios of Auguste Bolard, Leon Gerome and Felix Ziem.
He exhibited in various group exhibitions: In 1878 at the exhibition of the national fine arts society of Madrid; in 1879 at the Cadiz regional exhibition, where he was awarded a gold metal; and from 1880 at the Salon des Artistes Francais, receiving a commendation in 1886 and a silver metal at the Exposition Universelle of 1889. He was made a member of the Seville fine art academy.