Category: Objets D'art
A vibrant and well executed French 19th century pastel, signed Eugène Tourneux 1855. The painting depicts a lovely hillside by the sea, with a group in colorful classical attire, under a rich blue sky. The pastel is framed within a molded giltwood frame with beaded borders.
Eugène Tourneux French pastel artist 1809-1867, his art may be viewed at several French museums.