Luxury Design, Past & Present
A handwoven rug by Genevieve Claisse with a bold abstract design. Created in an edition of eight.
Made in France, circa 1980
Geneviève Claisse (born 1935, in Quiévy), is a French geometrical abstract painter. Known for its purism and deep colors.
1958 - First personal exhibits in the Galerie Caille in Cambrai and Galerie Hybler in Paris.
1961 - First exhibit in the Galerie Denise René in Paris where she will regularly exhibit in the following years.
1967 - Museum of fine arts of La Chaux-de-Fonds. Biennale de Paris.
1968 - "Art optique" at the museum of fine arts of Oslo.
1972 - Modern art center of Alençon.
1983 - Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille 1989 - Musée Matisse du Cateau-Cambrésis (permanent collection).