Raymond Allegre, Entrée Du Port De Marseille

Raymond Allegre, Entrée Du Port De Marseille

A beautiful impressionistic depiction of the ‘entrée du Port de Marseille’ by notable French painter, Raymond Allegre (1857-1933).

Allegre studied at the School of Fine Arts in Marseille and often painted light-filled views along the French Riviera. Many of his works were exhibited at the illustrious Salon in Paris where he was awarded several medals.

The painting is housed within a carved and gilded foliate frame and signed in the lower right.

Oil on wood
Size including frame
22” x 17½” / 56cm x 44cm
Year of creation
c. 1910
Very good with no issues. Frame with light age-related wear.
Artist's Auction Highlight £11,626 achieved in 2009 for 'Venise'.