Marc-Henry Degrott - Abbey of Lys
Abbey of Lys
Contemporary figurative painting from 1992 representing a personal view of the ruins of the abbey of le Lys.
Oil painting on a linen canvas stretched on a frame of about 3 cm thick.
Dimensions: 73 x 54 cm (40 D)

The former royal abbey of Notre-Dame du Lys, now in ruins, is a Cistercian abbey of nuns founded by Blanche de Castille and Saint Louis in 1244. It is located in the commune of Dammarie-les-Lys in Seine & Marne

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Marc-Henry Degrott

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DegrottMarc-Henri Degrott was born in Paris in 1952. Trained at the Duperré school and at the ENSBA in Paris, he worked as a dilettante for many years before deciding to make it his main activity. He develops an identifiable figurative painting. Each canvas reflects the atmosphere of a moment. He subtly combines work on light, immobility and movement. The entire work is the result of research, a pre-established composition and sensations captured in the moment. “It seems important to me to be as close as possible to one’s emotions when painting”, he likes to say.
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