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overstockArt La Pastiche The Harbor at Lorient Artwork by Morisot with Brasovia Frame

Hand painted oil reproduction of a famous Morisot painting the Harbor at Lorient . This is a remarkable oil painting with exceptional use of color, detail and brush strokes. Today the painting has been carefully recreated detail-by-detail, color-by-color to near perfection. Berthed Morisot was a painter and a member of the circle of painters in Paris who became known as the Impressionists. She was a leading female impressionist artist alongside Marie Bracquemond andame known as the Impressionists. She was a leading female impressionist artist alongside Marie Bracquemond and Mary Cassatt. In 1864, she exhibited for the first time in the highly esteemed Salon de Paris. Sponsored by the Government and judged by Academicians, the Salon was the official, annual exhibition of the Academia des beaux-arts in Paris. Her work was selected for exhibition in six subsequent salons until, in 1874, she joined the rejected impressionists in the first of their own exhibitions, which included Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, Camille Pissarro, Pierre-Augusta Renoir and Alfred Sisley. It was held at the studio of the photographer Nadir. She became the sister-in-law of her friend and colleague, Edouard Mamet, when she married his brother, Eugene. Frame description: Brazoria frame - dark Champagne frame with antiqued silver and bronze highlights and black liner. read more