La Jete(93 views)
Description: A masterwork by this Post-Impressionist painter. Moret was associated with Gauguin at Pont-Aven in Brittany, and his known for his gorgeous renderings of the cliffs, ocean and fishing boats in this quaint seaside town that was home to so many important Impressionists and Post-Impressionists at the beginning of the 20th century. This work remained in the same family, under glass, for almost 100 years. It is in impeccable condition and retains it original frame measuring 30.5 x 34.5 inches.
Provenance: Walker Kimball and Company, Boston, MA, c. 1908;Mr. & Mrs. George W. Mehaffey, Boston, MA, c. 1908;Mr. & Mrs. Graham Tyler by descent; 1934Mr. & Mrs. Harry Cattrell by descent 1981;Kendall Fine Art, July 27, 2006
Dimensions: 20 x 24 inches
Artist or Maker: Henry Moret
Medium: oil on canvas