Photograph of Artist CLAIRE PETIT
CLAIRE PETIT
PARIS, - France


paintings and prints


Original Artworks (18)

Claire Petit; On The Run, 2009, Original Painting Oil, 160 x 130 cm. Artwork description: 241 Little girl running in a green fieldShe s on the run, craving for freedom and craving for her whole life to come...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2009
160 x 130 cm (63.0 x 51.2 inches)
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Claire Petit; Floating Dream, 2008, Original Painting Oil, 120 x 150 cm. Artwork description: 241 Little girls are swimming, floating, like in a dream.  ...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2008
120 x 150 cm (47.2 x 59.1 inches)
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Claire Petit; Riding The Planets, 2021, Original Giclee Reproduction, 24 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 A selection of the paintings are available in Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
Claire Petit
Original Giclee Reproduction, 2021
24 x 24 inches (61.0 x 61.0 cm)
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Claire Petit; Sieste Sur L Herbe, 2009, Original Painting Oil, 130 x 160 cm. Artwork description: 241 Two little girls sleeping in a green field.  They are suspended in time in nsouciance, peace, childhood, friendship and sisterhood s symbolism. ...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2009
130 x 160 cm (51.2 x 63.0 inches)
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Claire Petit; Grasshoppers, 2021, Original Giclee Reproduction, 24 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 A selection of the paintings are available in Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
Claire Petit
Original Giclee Reproduction, 2021
24 x 24 inches (61.0 x 61.0 cm)
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Claire Petit; Jumping Target, 2020, Original Giclee Reproduction, 24 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 A selection of the paintings are available in Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
Claire Petit
Original Giclee Reproduction, 2020
24 x 24 inches (61.0 x 61.0 cm)
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Claire Petit; Duality, 2015, Original Painting Oil, 100 x 120 cm. Artwork description: 241 this painting is about duality.  I painted the background ivory beige with a knife, which is a technique that I often use, layers after layers.  I like the painting to be thick but soft like skin. ...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2015
100 x 120 cm (39.4 x 47.2 inches)
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Claire Petit; Below The Surface, 2012, Original Giclee Reproduction, 50 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 A selection of the paintings are available in Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
Claire Petit
Original Giclee Reproduction, 2012
50 x 60 cm (19.7 x 23.6 inches)
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Claire Petit; The Secret, 2020, Original Printmaking Giclee, 50 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 A selection of the paintings are available as Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
Claire Petit
Original Giclee, 2020
50 x 60 cm (19.7 x 23.6 inches)
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Claire Petit; Why Not Me, 2020, Original Printmaking Giclee, 50 x 60 cm. Artwork description: 241 A selection of the paintings are available in Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
Claire Petit
Original Giclee, 2020
50 x 60 cm (19.7 x 23.6 inches)
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Claire Petit; French Bulldog On A Giraf..., 2018, Original Painting Oil, 80 x 135 cm. Artwork description: 241 There are times when I cannot paint people anymore, especially during hard times, when violence and the worst things come out from human being. . .  This is how I started a small series with animals.  I paint them living together in a peaceful atmosphere.  They are watching us, ...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2018
80 x 135 cm (31.5 x 53.1 inches)
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Claire Petit; Lazy Cat On A Deer, 2018, Original Painting Oil, 120 x 120 cm. Artwork description: 241 There are times when I cannot paint people anymore, especially during hard times, when violence and the worst things come out from human being. . .  This is how I started my series on animals.  I needed to paint them living together in a happy and peaceful atmosphere.  They ...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2018
120 x 120 cm (47.2 x 47.2 inches)
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Claire Petit; Bad News, 2010, Original Painting Oil, 190 x 195 cm. Artwork description: 241 Oil on Canvas or limited deluxe art print signed and numbered reproduction  comes with a Certificate of Authenticity  two size...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2010
190 x 195 cm (74.8 x 76.8 inches)
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Claire Petit; Un Jour Mon Prince Viendra, 2010, Original Painting Oil, 51 x 61 cm. Artwork description: 241 Woman dancing in a yellow dress with red polka dots, waiting for her charming prince. . ...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2010
51 x 61 cm (20.1 x 24.0 inches)
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Claire Petit; Growing Up, 2010, Original Painting Oil, 120 x 150 cm. Artwork description: 241 Oil on Canvas or limited deluxe art print signed and numbered reproductioncomes with a Certificate of Authenticitytwo size...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2010
120 x 150 cm (47.2 x 59.1 inches)
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Claire Petit; Awaiting Unconsciousness, 2011, Original Painting Oil, 160 x 160 cm. Artwork description: 241 Oil Painting, canvas, little girl, sleeping, green, circle, red, climbing ivy,A limited deluxe art print is available as well, signed and numbered reproduction 24 x 24 comes with a Certificate of Authenticity for 580...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2011
160 x 160 cm (63.0 x 63.0 inches)
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Claire Petit; Wait And See, 2010, Original Painting Oil, 160 x 200 cm. Artwork description: 241 Oil painting, canvas, ballerina, planet, red, or limited deluxe art print signed and numbered reproduction  comes with a Certificate of Authenticity  two size...
Claire Petit
Original Oil Painting, 2010
160 x 200 cm (63.0 x 78.7 inches)
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Claire Petit; Sieste Aux Escargots, 2020, Original Giclee Reproduction, 24 x 24 cm. Artwork description: 241 Two sisters sleeping in a field.  Siesta with snails.  A selection of the paintings are available in Fine Art Giclee Reproductions aEUR
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Original Giclee Reproduction, 2020
24 x 24 cm (9.4 x 9.4 inches)
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Artist Statement

Born to an English mother and French father, Claire Petit is a self-taught painter who lives and works mainly in the East of France when she isn’t setting up her art studio overseas.
From 1989 she has traveled between France and the United States. She had her first solo show in 1999 at Gallery 24 in NYC. She met with Louise Bourgeois during her famous Sunday afternoons with artists in her Chelsea house. In 2004 her work was represented and exhibited at the Grant Gallery in Soho. In 2005 she left for Mexico, where she maintained a studio for three months in Oaxaca. From 2005 to 2010, her Childhood series was represented and exhibited by the Opera Gallery in New York City. During those years she regularly painted in New York. Since 2010 her work has been exhibited in Paris, Brussels, Luxembourg, Metz and Nancy where she lives. Her paintings and prints are part of many private and prestigious art collections in Europe and the United States.

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