This unusual modern Symbolism style painting by Pierre Monteret dates from the mid-twentieth century and is titled 'Le Reve' - the dream. A man is resting on a blanket on the floorboards with the company of a watchful donkey and two black and white magpie birds sitting on rope.
Condition and patina consistent with age.
Approx. overall 26" high x 19¾" wide x 1¼"
Approx. overall 66cm high x 50cm wide x 3cm