Marcius Simon, Pinckney (1865-1909)
Marcius Simon was born in the New York (U.S.A) and emigrated as a baby with his parents to Europe.He attended Vaugirard college in Paris. Primarily he chose classic and historic subject matter for his paintings, later on he was inspired by the colorful works of J.M.W. Turner and French symbolism. These angel fairies suit the occasion for the birthday of an eleven year old girl, for which it has a connotation. It’s a mixed media drawing, with chalk and pencil. Height (incl. frame): 60 cms, Width: 50 cms.