A pair of impressionistic coastal views by French landscape and marine painter Pierre-Paul Charles Emiot (Marseille 1887 - 1975 in Vitrolles ).
A student of Alexandre-Claude-Louis Lavalley, he exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français in 1920, where he received an honorable mention in 1934 and, a member of the Winter Salon, in 1929 he presented the painting Bord de coastal nearby from Sainte-Maxime - at sea.
He was made a Knight of the Legion of Honor in 1931.
Literature: E. Benezit " Dictionary of painters, sculptors, decorators and etchers"(in French), Paris, 1999; Vollmer II, 1955, 34 ( in German).
Inscription: both signed , metal plaques with name of the artist mounted to frames.
Technique: oil on wood. Original period wooden frame.
Measurements: each unframed w 10 2/3” x h 5 1/3” (27 x 13,7 cm); framed w 15 1/3" x h 10 1/3” (39 x 26,5 cm)
Condition: in very good condition.