Fernand Herbo (1905-1995)

Oil on Canvas
Size (inches): 32 (h) x 39 (w) inches
Size (cm): 81.3 (h) x 99.1 (w) cm

Painter, watercolorist born March 18, 1905 and died in 1995 Orchies Honfleur. Herbo was appointed official painter of the Navy in 1944. He definitely deserves to be recognized as one of the masters of the twentieth century. In 1950 he exhibited at the Salon des Independants, where he remained faithful, and was highly acclaimed. Montmartre painter, he later settled in Honfleur.