Fishing Village signed and inscribed 'TMoran After E. Isabey.' (lower right) oil on canvas 29 3/4 x 24 3/4in
PROVENANCE: The artist Private collection, Pennsylvania, acquired from the above, circa 1880s By descent to the present owner
EXHIBITED: New York, Milch Galleries, circa 1930s
The present work is based on a composition by Eugène Isabey (French 1803-1886) in the collection of the Duke of Hamilton. It is titled in the catalogue raisonnè as Port Hollandais? (see P. Miquel, Eugène Isabey, 1803-1886:la marine au XIXe siècle vol. two, p.170, no.839)
This painting will be included in Stephen L. Good and Phyllis Braff's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.