ARTIST: Pierre-Emile Berthelemy (1818-90)
TITLE: ENTRÉE DU PORT DE COURSEULLES À MARÉE BASSE
DATE: 1862-63 (Watermark “Aqua Fortistes” & Cadart Blindstamp)
A very fine original etching by Berthelemy – one of France’s foremost marine artists of the 19th century. Berthelemy was a student of Cogniet and l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts. He exhibited frequently at the Paris Salon in the 1840’s & 1860’s and in Great Britain in the 1880’s.
Reference: Benezit; The Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940.
Image size is approximately 7 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches.