Herman Richir (Belgian, 1866–1942) - La partition (c.1910).Oil on canvas.
Richir’s colour paintings were a very true image of the wealthy Brussels folk in the first three decades of the 20th century. He selected his models chiefly among the upper circles and his canvasses, painted with the utmost accuracy, bear witness to his keen eye for detail.
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Red Cross nurses preparing bandages for the war wounded; and French soldiers rest at a railway station.