Watercolour, 30 x 37,5 cm, lo. ri. stamp sign. W. Eisenschitz, matted a. framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - Austrian-French painter and illustrator. E. began studying at the Vienna academy in 1911 but already in 1912 moved to Paris where he continued his studies at the Académie de la Grande Chaumiere. After travelling Southern France and Italy for the first time in 1921 he developed into one of the most important landscape painters of France. Mus.: Paris (Musée Nationale du Art Moderne), London (Brit. Mus.), Wien (Belvedere), Lyon, Bristol a. others. Lit.: AKL, Vollmer, Bénézit a. others.