Fernard Laval. Remorqueurs, painting


Fernand LAVAL (1886-1996)

"Les remorqueurs" (Tow Boats)

Oil on canvas signed

Height : 50 cm (19-1/2 in.) - Width : 61 cm (24 in.)
Frame: 51,5 x 62,5 cm (20-1/4 x 24-1/2 in.)

Fernand Laval arrived in Paris in 1912 at the Lapin Argile in the Montmartre neighborhood where he met Maurice Utrillo who he often worked with in the streets of Montmartre. He worked often in Holland between 1927-28 as well as Belgium. His favorite subjects were taken from Montmartre, in the northern suburbs, surroundings, ancient fortifications, Paris food halls and Canal Saint Martin (Source: Benezit and Dictionary of Montmartre Painters)

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