Au Café (c.1920)


Charcoal and watercolour on paper; signed bottom left.
In handmade plum wood French polished frame

37.5cm x 35.5cm in the frame


Born in Charlons-sur-Marne, Antral studied under the painter Fernand Cormon before serving in the First World War during which he was awarded the Croix de Guerre. Following the conflict, he became a member of the Salon des Artistes Independants and won the Prix Blumenthal in 1926.

Louis Antral’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, the record price being £6,690 USD for Port de Toulon sold at Christie’s Milan in 2021.

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