Romantical moonlight seascape with unloading fishing boats on the French coast 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 Euro, hammer price). For comparison with other our works by the same artist see item No. 3844 and 4054.
Literature: H.Vollmer " Artist lexicon", V.1, p.357, in the article about Paul Burlin; ADEC register; in on-line: artprice.comInscription: unsigned.
Technique: oil on wood. Magnificent original period gold-plated frame.
Measurements: unframed w 14 1/4" x h 7" (36 x 17,8 cm); framed w 20 1/8" x h 13" (51,2 x 33 cm ).
Condition: in very good condition.