Item #AT-0437

"Le Merle" Oil on Canvas by Anne Marie Joly (1915 -1978)


"Le Merle" Oil on Canvas by Anne Marie Joly (1915 -1978)


The Eric Galleries , NYC
Rumson Estate




35"H x 45"W


42"H x 53"W

Anne Marie Joly was born in the year 1915 in a small town outside of Paris France. She attended The Beaux-Arts de Paris a French grande école whose primary mission is to provide high-level arts education and training. She was influenced by artist Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt, Jean Dufy and Gen Paul to name a few.
She exhibited at the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts ( National of Fine Arts) (member of the committee), Salon des Artistes Indépendants (Salon Independents), Société du Salon d'automne (Salon d'Automne), Union des Femmes Peintres et Sculpteurs (Union of Women Painters and Sculptors) (vice-president), and Galerie du Parc, Vichy.
During her career she had one women shows at many important New York City galleries including The Eric Galleries, NYC, Brewster Gallery, NYC and Babcock Galleries, NYC.

Joly was awarded Grand Prize of the City of Paris in 1960, the Charles Cottet Prize, the Prize of the Salon du Nu at the Société du Salon d'automne and the 1964 grand prize Le prix Puvis-de-Chavannes from the Société nationale des beaux-arts.
Anne Marie Joly is in the permanent collection of many Museums and institutions including the Musee National d'Art Moderne in Paris.