Monday, 17 May 2021

Potatoes by José-Julia de Souza-Pinto

 


Ok this painting of children roasting potatoes is just lovely. It was painted in 1898.  But I have never heard of the artist.

 

The artist, with the mouthful of a name, was Portuguese (born in the Azores in 1856)

 

He moved to Paris and then later to the south coast of Brittany.  He died at the age of 82 in 1939.

 

1 comment:

  1. This is a charming painting; there are so many painters who are overlooked and less known than their talent warrants. Thanks for finding him for us.

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