26 September 2023 - 18:00 (CEST) -
Salle 1-7 - Hôtel Drouot - 75009
Gérard Depardieu’s soon-to-be-auctioned collection includes many works by Eugène Leroy (1910-2000), an artist who appealed to the actor with his unique paintings that are part figurative, part abstract but always moving.
Gérard Depardieu owns more works by French artist Eugène Leroy than any other artist: 23 paintings, seven etchings and a sculpture. Many of them, such as Paysage à la fenêtre ( Landscape in the Window, see photo), were acquired in the 2000s from Dr. Philippe Laloy, whom he met through the Maeght Gallery at a time when the painter from…