Robert Le Noir was born in 1896 and died in 1973. He was an artist who exhibited at the Salon des independents and the Salon d’automne in Paris and he had a predilection for portraying street life, particularly tramps, brothels and prostitutes. He was also an illustrator, singer and guitarist and worked in both Paris and Marseille. This work is in its original frame, bears his address in Paris verso, and was exhibited.
Mixed media, 10 1/2” x 9 1/4” sight, c. 1920’s.