Romantical seascape with unloading fishing boat on the French coast (Normandy?) was executed ca. in 1880 by listed French female painter Natalie Burlin, born Curtis (before 1880 - 1921). She was marine painter, sister of the artist constance Curtis and wife of American painter Paul Curtis. Some of her marine works reach high results (auction Ahlden, Germany on 6.05.2012 , 15000 ï¿½ hammer price).
Literature: H.Vollmer " Artist lexicon", V.1, p.357, in the article about Paul Burlin; ADEC register; in on-line: artprice.com
Inscription: signed lower right.
Technique: oil wood. Magnificent original period gold-plated frame.
Measurements: unframed w 16 1/3" x h 8 2/3" ( 41,5 x 22 cm); framed w 24 2/3" x h 16 7/8" (62,5 x 43 cm ).
Condition: in very good condition.