Baie de Douarnenez is a coastal area in Brittany, France; famous for its sardine and mackerel fishing and canning industry; in more recent years the area has become a popular spot for Parisians to take their summer holidays.
This beautiful vintage painting captures the area on an overcast day with choppy incoming swell, the sunlight is breaking through just enough to lend an aqua tinge to the white capped water.
Oil on linen, information verso including Parisian artist supply stamp to the back.
Old style side studding to the wooden stretcher.
Measures: 35cm wide, 22.5cm high