LARGE HIGHLY IMPRESSIVE LANDSCAPE OIL PAINTING

Price: £1950
Stock No. 5129/k

Henri Louyot (1863-1940): A beautiful and most impressive large French OIL PAINTING on canvas which depicts a view on the River Doubs with a chateau on a hilltop overlook the river with figures in a boat below. Signed lower left and dated ’84 .  It is contained in its particularly fine quality water-gilt carved and gesso frame in immaculate condition, which incorporates part of an original leather inventory label (numbered 1618) at the top. circa 1884.  51 x 43ins overall including the frame.  Superbly painted and very highly recommended.

** Doubs is a department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Compté region of Eastern France, named after the Doubs river. Its prefecture (loosely translated as local capital) is Besançon.