Oil on canvas signed andré nivard (1880 - 1969). Former table showing the hotel of the brindvilliers (former hotel of aubray). 12 rue charles v (old new rue saint paul) in the betting marsh area (4th arrondissement).
Made famous by the sinister affair of poisons, the marquise of brindilliers (mary-madeleine deux d'aubray) known as the poisoner was a murderer driven by the taste of murder and poisoning. Although he feared his contemporaries, his history was also the subject of a certain fascination, due to the particularly machiavelic and calculating personality of the murderer. And even under torture, she refused to confess her crimes. And voicing: "I could train half of the bets with me if only I wanted to.
The dantoine gobelin wife, marquis of brindvilliers, is a central figure in the case of poisons. At the end of the 19th century, this last ecaboussa was made up of colbert's relatives or the montespan, a favorite of louis xiv. All suspected of using a band of poisoners close to the marquise.
The scandal broke out in 1672, at the death of the knight of Saint-Croix, his lover. After the disturbing disappearance, a few months apart, of the young woman's father, her two brothers and her sur, a tape left by laccuse lamant.
It contains 9 chargeable letters and 75 pounds of brindvilliers, dedicated to toxic substances. André nivard studied under the direction of octave guillonnet. He exhibited at the French artists' fair from 1909. Appointed a painter of the navy in 1914, he loved boats and painted a series of cruisers' chimneys. As a painter of the navy, he went on a mission in 1914 in northern africa, Lebanon and Egypt.
All his life he loved the historical heritage, the old bets, the old boats, also during the last World War, at the historical service of the sailor, he sorted, he classified the documents... Canvas 46,5cm x 38,5cm.
Golden frame in carved wood. There is a lack of a corner and a lack of central moulding on the right side.The item "Ancien hotel tableau de la brindvilliers oil on canvas signed andré nivard" has been on sale since Friday 26 February 2021. It is in the category "art, antiques\art of xxe, contemporary\paintings". The seller is "tuahcimos" and is located at/in pleasure. This item can be shipped to the following country: france.