Oil on cardboard: 35 x 27.5 cm / 13.8 x 10.8 ins
Signed lower right
Painter of figure compositions, portraits and interiors with figures; painter of gouaches.
Albert Braïtou-Sala studied under Adolphe Déchenaud, Henri Royer and Paul Albert Laurent. He became a society portraitist and painted the Paris high society, but he also produced figure compositions. He was a member of the Société des Artistes Français, where was awarded a gold medal in 1922. He received another gold medal at the Exposition Universelle of 1937. That same year he was made Chevalier of the Légion d’Honneur.
Braïtou-Sala’s work was exhibited in 1989 at the Palais des Papes in Avignon.
La Gouette (Tunisia) 1885 - 1972
E. Bénézit, "Dictionary of Artists", Paris 2006, Vol. 2, p. 1119.