Description Leprince, a member of a noted family of artists, exhibited his landscapes at the Paris Salons from 1822 to 1844. He belonged to a generation of neoclassical artists whose works were characterized by their luminous atmosphere and their picturesque settings. Leprince was said to have painted directly from nature.
- Before Monet: Landscape Painting in France and Impressionist Masters: Highlights from The Walters Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1998.
Provenance Edward T. Wilson, Bethesda, Maryland; Walters Art Museum, 1990, by purchase.
Inscriptions Signed and dated 1827
Credit Museum purchase, 1990
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