The church of the village of Megève under the snow

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Oil on canvas. 33x41cm.

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Oil on canvas
Size 33x41cm.
Original and unique artwork
Handsigned by the artist.

Claude Jousset was born in 1935 in Montmartre.
Classically trained, he studied at the School of Arts Appliqués and was as a friend and a student of the painter Lucien Terny at the Académie Julian.
He started making numerous decorations for restaurants and Parisian cafés, answering a long-standing tradition.

While he was painting canvases for several years for himself, in 1963, he decided to participate in his first Salon. His landscapes quickly has been very successful and Claude Jousset made many exhibitions. He received numerous prizes including the 1st prize Salon des artistes français in 1967. He started to work with galleries in Paris, London and Vienna.
His favorite subject : landscape and Paris. He loves to paint the French countryside, the seaside in Normandy, or the Venice lagoon ... His works, a strong and robust drawing, are mornings soft and bright colors sometimes unreal, Claude Jousset is defining himself as «painter of poetic reality.»

« L’Église de Megève sous la neige « is an original painting made by the french artist Claude JOUSSET showing the very famous town of Megève in the Haute-Savoie ( France ). The town is well-known due its popularity as a ski resort near the Mont-Blanc in the French Alps. Conceived in the 1920s as a French alternative to Saint-Moritz by the Rothschilds, it was the rst purpose-built resort in the Alps. Originally it was a prime destination for the French aristocracy. It remains one of the most famous and fanciest ski resorts in the world.