ERNEST Le Villain, ‘Haystacks, France’, ArtGiverny
ERNEST Le Villain, ‘Haystacks, France’, ArtGiverny

Here, the haystack is the focus of the painting, casting a shadow into the foreground. The hazy sun, the hills in the distance, and the trees bordering on the left, gracefully complete this Normandy farm scene.

Signature: Signed lower left: E. Le Villain

ENSEMBLE DE 180 AQUARELLES ET HUILES PAR ERNEST LE VILLAIN. 1834-1916. 12/02/1984. Publisher: MES CHAMPIN, LOMBRAIL ET GAUTIER, PARIS
Publication Date: 1984

Artist:
Ernest Le Villain had the artist Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot as a mentor, and was a friend of Eugene Boudin and Stanislas Lépine. His expertise was landscapes, still lifes and watercolors. He participated in the Paris Salon between 1870 and 1914.
School of Pontoise

France

About ERNEST Le Villain

French, 1834-1916, based in Pontoise, France