Pastel on paper: 48 x 62.5 cm / 18.9 x 24.6 in
Signed lower right and titled 'Les Lucioles' lower left

Painter of genre scenes, portraits and oriental landscapes; draughtsman, painter of pastels and gouaches.

Paul Cirou exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Indépendants in Paris from 1904 to 1943 , at the Salon d’Automne from 1904, at the Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts from 1910 and at the Salon des Tuileries from 1939 to 1941.

He mainly painted oriental subjects.

Sainte-Mère-Eglise (Manche) 20th Century
French School

Sainte-Mère-Eglise (Manche)

E. Bénézit, "Dictionary of Artists", Paris 2006, Vol. 3, p. 1037.