Le Sidaner said that no landscape was worth painting unless it was enhanced by some play of light. He experimented with all sources of light, including sunlight, sunset and the illuminating “clair de lune”. The son of a sea captain, he was drawn in particular to the play of light on water.
DIMENSIONS: (unframed) 23.9 x 28.9 in./ 60.7 x 73.4 cm
SIGNATURE: Signed lower right and inscribed
MEDIUM: Oil on canvas