Georges Maurice Cloud

Art & Architecture, 1920s-1950s


November 9th - December 3rd, 2012

Georges Maurice Cloud was born in Brittany, France in 1909. He studied in Escoublac and La Baule. In the 1930s, he attended the Beaux-Arts Academy in Paris. He worked as an architect and designer of interiors and furniture in both Paris and Brittany. As well as working as a fine artist, he did mural and advertising commissions. He painted frescoes and designed furniture on such ocean liners, as the famed Ile de France and the Normandie. He exhibited at the Salon des Sur-Independants and at other venues throughout France. He died in 1973.

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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Radiocite, ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    13 1/4 x 10 inches

    Signed with initials GMC lower right

    #5074
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Photoac, 1942
    Gouache and collage on paper
    14 x 18 1/4 inches

    Dated and inscribed lower right

    #5072
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Modes, ca. 1945
    Gouache and collage on paper
    13 1/4 x 17 1/4 inches
    #5079
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Studio, 1940
    Gouache on paper
    11 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches

    Initialed and dated lower right

    #5076
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Jeny, ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    14 x 11 1/2 inches

    Signed with initials GMC lower right.

    #5075
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Radio Reve de Valse, ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    9 1/2 x 13 1/4 inches

    Signed with initials GMC on reverse.

    #5068
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Le Bazar, ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    15 1/2 x 18 1/4 inches

    Signed with initials GMC on reverse

    #5069
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Rex Le Passager, ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    8 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches

    Signed with initials GMC on reverse.

    #5067
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Paris, ca. 1930
    Gouache and collage on paper
    15 x 19 1/4 inches

    Initialed lower right

    #5071
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Central Kodak's, ca. 1940
    Gouache and collage on paper
    14 x 18 3/8 inches
    #5078
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar , 1930
    Gouache on paper
    14 x 17 3/4 inches

    Dated 1930 lower right.

    #5060
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Tapestry, 1929
    Watercolor, ink, graphite and collage on paper
    20 1/2 x 23 3/4 inches

    Signed with initials GMC lower right and dated lower left.

    #5084
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Voyage aux Fleurs (Design for a Tapestry), 1927
    Ink, graphite and collage on drafting paper
    20 1/2 x 14 3/4 inches

    Signed and dated GM Cloud, 1927 lower center and lower right; titled upper center.

    #5081
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Table, ca. 1948
    Watercolor on paper
    9 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches
    #5106
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Console Table, ca. 1940
    Watercolor on paper
    13 x 13 1/4 inches
    #5113
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Cabinet), ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    13 x 13 inches
    #5065
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Console Table, ca. 1940
    Watercolor on paper
    13 x 13 1/4 inches
    #5112
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Console Table, ca. 1940
    Watercolor on paper
    13 x 13 1/4 inches
    #5111
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Interior), ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    13 1/2 x 18 inches

    Signed with initials GMC lower right.

    #5056
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Interior), ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    14 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches

    Signed with initials GMC lower right.

    #5057
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for Interior (with Fireplace), 1937
    Watercolor and ink on drafting paper
    14 1/4 x 19 inches

    Signed and dated lower right

    #5103
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Desk, ca. 1930
    Gouache and collage on paper
    12 3/4 x 10 inches
    #5110
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Desk with Lamps, ca. 1930
    Watercolor on paper
    10 x 12 3/4 inches
    #5109
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Table and Chairs, ca. 1930
    Watercolor and collage on tracing paper
    10 x 12 3/4 inches
    #5108
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for a Desk, ca. 1948
    Watercolor on paper
    10 1/4 x 14 3/4 inches
    #5107
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House , ca. 1931
    Gouache and collage on paper
    16 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches

    Signed GM Cloud lower right.

    #5050
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, ca. 1929
    Gouache on paper
    11 1/2 x 19 inches

    Signed GM Cloud lower right.

    #5045
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, ca. 1938
    Gouache on paper
    7 x 10 1/2 inches

    Signed G. M. Cloud on reverse.

    #5044
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, ca. 1938
    Gouache on paper
    9 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches
    #5043
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, ca. 1929
    Gouache on paper
    8 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches

    Signed with initials GMC lower right.

    #5042
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, 1932
    Gouache and collage on paper
    16 1/2 x 25 inches

    Signed with initials and dated GMC '32 lower right.

    #5040
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, ca. 1938
    Gouache and collage on paper
    12 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches

    Signed with initials G.M.C. lower right.

    #5046
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a House, ca. 1952
    Gouache on paper
    9 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches
    #5039
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Interior), 1949
    Watercolor and collage on paper
    14 x 18 1/4 inches

    Initialed land dated lower right

    #5062
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Study for Interior , ca. 1949
    Watercolor, ink and collage on paper
    12 1/4 x 17 3/4 inches

    Initialed lower right

    #5100
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Interior), ca. 1942
    Gouache on paper
    13 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches

    Initialed lower right

    #5061
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Interior), 1942
    Gouache on paper
    18 x 14 inches
    #5059
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    Georges Maurice Cloud
    French, 1909 - 1973
    Design for a Cocktail Bar (Interior), ca. 1940
    Gouache on paper
    9 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches
    #5058

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