"René Pottier Oued Par Temps Gris Orientalism Oil On Canvas 1935"
René Pottier (1897-1968) Oued par temps gris (titled on the back) Oil on oil, signature lower right and dated (19) 35 dimensions: 16 x 24 cm René Pottier spent part of his life studying North Africa and the Sahara as recalled by his numerous works and publications. His wife, Jeanne, who accompanied him on his African travels, was also passionate about the Sahara and also wrote a book on the Touareg Legends. A work is at the Quai Branly museum. (Wikipedia)