The Mouth of the Durance, 1929
Stock 10535. Oil on panel, Oswald Poreau, Belgian 1877-1955. Trained in a golden period at the Academy of Brussels, Poreau is a very well known and prolific painter. He has over 400 works listed in Artprice. (We have four) This work, dated 1929 and quite early for him, is in Savoy, France where he lived at the time. He also actually lived and worked in Barbizon, where modern landscape painting started. He is well listed with works in Belgian museums.