A charming oil on card dating from the 1840s by an unknown artist. The card is stamped with an anchor symbol which would represent the studio of the artist. This lively animated village seascape represents fishermen cleaning muscles on the water's edge. The luminosity is beautifully captured.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall including frame 15¾" high x 19" wide x 2¼" deep
Approx. overall including frame 40cm high x 48cm wide x 6cm deep