Great nude painting in the style of Modernism was executed in 1933 by listed Argentinian figure painter Francisco Vidal. We found a little about the artist, it is known that he was born in Córdoba/ Argentina, according to one information in 1887 (General lexicon by Saur), according to another - in 1897 (artprice.com), and the artist died in 1980 in Buenos Aires. He was acknowledge in France and Argentina with his nudes and portraits in 1930-1950s.
In Art date base artprice.com represanted a few his nude works and women portraits, highest result is 10300 USD ( incl.auction fees) for „Nude", sold on 30 nov 2005, Auktionshauses Naon J.C. & Cia. Srl/Buenos Aires, Argentina (see add.image)
Literature : General artist lexicon by Saur ( in German); Merlino, 1954; EAAm III, 1968.
Inscription: signed and dated 1933 lower right.
Technique: oil on canvas. Original period frame.
Measurements: unframed w 43 1/4"x h 31 1/2" (110 x 80 cm); framed w 48" x h 36 1/4" (122 x 92 cm).
Condition: in very good condition.