Berck, Cloudy Landscape by Eugène Boudin

A late sand dune picture, very free and powerful.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55 x 76 cm
Acquired in:
1989
Bequeathed by:
Mr & Mrs Francis Hock through The Art Fund

At the time of acquisition, the Ashmolean only had early sea-side and ferry-boat Boudins. This is the most important work in a collection of 9 works bequeathed to the Ashmolean by the Hocks.

Provenance

Hotel Drouot Paris 5/6/1953, lot 17; Mr and Mrs Francis Hock.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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