Description & Technical information

This large gouache drawing is a splendid example of Fikret Mualla’s vibrant, painterly style. The subject of barges on the Seine or the Marne rivers was a particular favourite of the artist, and appears in several gouaches, most of which are today in private collections.

Medium: Gouache on paper.
Signature: Signed Fikret / Moualla at the lower right.

Dimensions: 34.7 x 55.7 cm (13⁵/₈ x 21⁷/₈ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, Normandy
Edouard Dumont, Paris
Stephen Ongpin Fine Art, London, in 2008
Private collection, London.

Exhibitions: New York and London, Stephen Ongpin Fine Art, Master Drawings, 2008, no.59.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints