Savain, Petion (Haitian, 1906-1975)



Petion Savain was a prolific Haitian artist and writer. Savain was born in Port-au-Prince and studied at the Haitian School of Agronomy from which received a degree in law. He began painting in his early years and by his early thirties he was also the author of one book, La Case de Damballah.

Port-au-Prince
Two Women (Market)
Two Women (Market)
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Franciscus Collection
Hair Braiding, 1969
Hair Braiding, 1969
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Fondation Marie et Georges S. Nader