Henry Lerolle Oil Painting
Henry Lerolle (France; 1848-1929)
Oil painting on canvas
Signed to the lower left
Housed in a substantial gilt and gesso frame of the period
An oil painting on canvas by well-listed artist Henry Lerolle (France; 1848-1929). This work depicts two women shepherds gazing toward their flock. The work is signed to the lower left. The painting is presented in a gilt Barbizon style frame. A brass plaque to the frame details the artist.
- wear to edges of frame; frame pulling apart at corners; dust and accretions present to frame and painting surface; staining to insert of frame; canvas relined; canvas edges visible at interior edges of frame; loss of gesso throughout frame.
- measures frame; visible image measures 31.5" W x 21.25" H.