Sunrise in Venice

Antoine Bouvard Snr ( 1870-1956)

Size (inches): 15 (h) x 23 (w) inches
Size (cm): 38.1 (h) x 58.4 (w) cm

Venetian Landscape Painting ‘Sunrise in Venice’ by Antoine Bouvard Senior

The delicate and fluid use of colour captures the warmth and beauty that Bouvard Senior found in Venice - he is an artist who knows how to capture light! This is a beautiful example of his work that would be a wonderful addition to any collection!

Antoine Bouvard Senior trained as an architect and studied art and architecture under Constant-Dufeus, at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. His paintings show the influence of Felix Ziem, capturing in his paintings the warmth and beauty that he found there. Known as one of the most prolific painters of Venetian genre from this period, Bouvards works are broad and confidently painted, capturing all the atmosphere and charm of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. His popularity has continued to the present day, placing him amongst the most recognized and respected painters of Venetian subjects.