"XIXth Century Landscape Signed Th Legrand (1853/1897)"
Oil on canvas XIXth century 73/62 cm without the frame 100/90 with the frame French school Signed Th Legrand Born in 1853 in St Pierre-la-Vieille (Calvados), died in December 1897. Painter of landscapes and portraits. Pils pupil. He exhibited at the Paris salon between 1876 and 1890. The Vire Museum retains from it: a Landscape, a view of the Avenue de Saxe as well as two studies. Our painting is a very beautiful window on the countryside. Very good composition at three depths, the first, animated, which tells us the subject, the second, the meadow that we imagine full of water, this pond with its cold reflections, and the third the wood with its bare trees . Winter is here, the sun's rays cannot warm the atmosphere. A time of year that also has its charm