Decorative cushion Aristodogs General
Born in 1946 in Brussels Thierry Poncelet sudied Fine Arts at the St Luc Academy and joined Max Massot's workshop to learn the art of painting in traditional way and restoring fine paintings.
After establishing himself as a renowned restorer he also began to deal fine arts. One day as he was working on an aristocratic portrait, tired and bored by the ugly face of the Lady, he has had this miraculous inspiration to replace her head by her own dog's one. The result was striking, but had to be just a no tomorrow joke. It did not and the first aristochien was born. The enthusiasm of his friends and colleagues for this strange restoration was immediate and since then many other Aristochiens are born from forgotten family portraits and are reknown and admired through the world...
48 x 48 cm
100 % cotTon
Made in Belgium.