Picturesque view of an unidentified seaside town on the Mediterranean coast, at the foot of a mountain range.
Charles François Giraudon was a Post Impressionist painter and decorator associated with the Provencal School of art in the first half of the 20th century. He was born in Manosque (Haute-Provence) on May 25, 1880 and died in Hyères (near Toulon) on January 28, 1958.
He studied Fine Arts in Marseille and exhibited regularly between 1924 and 1949. His paintings, always bright and rich in colour, consist of numerous landscapes and seascapes from Provence, Corsica, Tunisia and Morocco.
Sources: Archives de France.
Artist: Charles Giraudon (1880-1958).
Signed in the lower right corner.
Medium: Oil on wood panel.
Condition: Very good condition.
Dimensions: 55 x 38 cm. / 21 ½ x 15 in.
Frame: 62 x 45 cm. / 24 ½ x 17 ¾ in. Gilt wood, very good condition.