This work depicts the port at Portrieux in Brittany and is one of a group of works on this theme that the artist executed in 1873.
Portrieux. The Port at Low Tide (Portrieux, Le Port MarÃ©e Basse) by Eugène Boudin, 1873
Â© Southampton City Art Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 31.5 x 46.5 cm
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- Norah Davidson through The Art Fund
This is one of two paintings donated by Norah Davidson and they are both are fine examples of Boudin's delicate use of a tonal palette and display many of his characteristics.