Georges Le Meilleur (1861-1945) - Ferme aux Petites Dalles

Description
Georges Le Meilleur (1861-1945) - Ferme aux Petites Dalles
Oil on canvas - Hand signed - 1888

Georges LE MEILLEUR (1861-1945 )
“Ferme aux Petites Dalles"
Oil on canvas signed and dated 1888.
Size: 50 x 61 cm

Origin: Artist's family.
Galerie Tuffier, Les Andelys, France


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Born in Rouen in 1861, from a family of textile manufacturers, he broke with the family tradition and settled at a very young age in Paris, where he began making art as part of the entourage of Puvis de Chavannes and Raphaël Collin.
At the age of 21, he enrolled at the School of Fine Arts, in Cormon's studio. His own studio was first located in Paris, on Rue du Val-de-Grâce, then on Rue Cardinet and, in 1908, Boulevard Gouvion-Saint-Cyr.
His first engraving was a drypoint from 1882.
He visited the south of France, Brittany, and Venice, but most of his inspiration came from the landscapes of Ile-de-France and Normandy.
He met...

Lot details
Artist
Georges Le Meilleur (1861-1945)
Title of artwork
Ferme aux Petites Dalles
Year
1888
Technique
Oil on canvas
Signature
Hand signed
Condition
In good, restored condition
Sold with frame
No
Image sizes
50×61 cm
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