56 x 75 cm
Raymond Peynet ‘Les Mariés’
‘The married ones’ colour lithograph, artist’s proof, signed with dedication and drawing of two birds resting on a heart, dated 22/03/91
Raymond Peynet (1908-1999) was a French artist celebrated for his romantic and sentimental illustrations. He is best known for “Les Amoureux de Peynet,” a series of drawings featuring a young couple in love, often portrayed in simple, affectionate, and everyday situations. His work, characterized by its charm and innocence, became iconic and widely associated with themes of love and romance. The Lovers of Peynet have been used on various commercial products and continue to be beloved and recognized for their enduring portrayal of love.