René Marcil (1917-1993) Untitled
Gouache on paper
25" x 19"
Framed, signed by the artist.
René Marcil was born in Montreal and died in Toronto. His formal art education includes the École des Beaux Arts, Montreal where he studied from 1931 to 1935; and the Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris. He worked as a fashion illustrator for the Montreal department stores Morgan's and Eaton's and in NYC for Lord and Taylor. In Europe he worked as an independent artist creating paintings and drawings. His works are in both private and public collections, including the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.