Boats at Sea, 1894 – French School


Beautiful marine image representing sailing boats with their crews in rough seas near the coast. A steamboat and a large vessel are visible on the horizon. Late 19th century. There is an illegible signature and date “94” in the dark part of the wave in the bottom right corner.


Artist: Unknown.

Illegible signature and date 94 lower right.

Medium: Oil on canvas.

Condition: Very good condition. Signs of past inpainting; recent cleaning.

Dimensions: 64.5 x 40 cm. / 25.5 x 16 in.

Frame: 84 x 60 cm. / 33.5 x 23.5 in. Classic style wood, green inner moulding.

Provenance: La Rochelle, France.


Price:  CAD 700