DESCRIPTION: For sale - post-impressionist oil on board by the important French painter Eugène Antoine Durenne entitled 'Le Rhône a Lhuis'. The work is dated 1937 and shows the landscape of the Rhône at the village of Lhuis, a commune in the Ain department in eastern France. Durenne works have been catalogued by Galerie Durand-Ruel, which was established by Paul Durand-Ruel and was concerned with establishing the first impressionist painters such as Whistler, Degas, Renoir, Sisley, Manet, Pissarro and Monet. The painting is unframed.
TITLE: Le Rhône a Lhuis (The Rhone at Lhuis)
PREVIOUS TITLES: On The Rhone
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: France
SIZE OF BOARD: 38.5 x 49.4 cm (15.16 x 19.5 inches)
MEDIUM: Oil on board
SIGNED/DATE: Signed lower right. Titled and dated 1937 verso.
PROVENANCE: Private London collection 2017 ... Leighton Fine Art.
CONDITION: Very good for age. The board is warped slightly.