Landscape near Sanary

Edmond Céria (Évian-les-Bas 1884 - Paris 1955)
National Trust Inventory Number 85255

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1930 - 1935
Materials Oil on board
Measurements 362 x 445 mm (14 ¼ x 17 ½ in)
Place of origin France
Collection Coleton Fishacre, Devon (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on artist's board, Landscape near Sanary by Edmond Céria (Évian-les-Bas 1884 - Paris 1955), signed, bottom left: Ceria. Mediterranean coastal scene with olive trees, pines and a distant harbour with yachts. Céria had two one man exhibitions at Ernest Brown & Phillips, The Leicester Gallery in Januray 1930 (490) and March 1935 (601) (label on reverse), where this picture was probably acquired. Sanary sur Mer is about 49 km from Marseille and 13 km from Toulon. It is near Ollioules. Its bay is famous for its beauty and is allegedly the sunniest place in France.

Provenance

According to label on reverse Ernest Brown & Phillips, The Leicester Gallery, either 1930 and 1935; [...]; acquired by National Trust with Coleton Fishacre in 1982

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: [Earnest Brown & Phillips] / [The Leicester Galleries] / [Leicester Square, London, W.C. 2] / [TELEPHONE, 6275 GERRARD] / [Fine Art Publishers] / [Pictures, Drawings and Engravings] / [Framing, Mounting and Gilding] / [Pictures and Engravings Cleaned and Restored] / [Works of Art Purchased]
Verso: [22296] / [UA]

Makers and roles

Edmond Céria (Évian-les-Bas 1884 - Paris 1955), artist

References

Alazard 1930 Jean Alazard, Ceria, G. Gres, France, 1930

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Place of origin France (9426)
Materials Oil paint (5441)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (8381)
Collection Coleton Fishacre, Devon (Accredited Museum) (2034)
Periods
Maker Edmond Céria (Évian-les-Bas 1884 - Paris 1955) (0)
Subjects Landscape (694)
Sanary (0)
Object Type Oil painting (9717)

Record Status

Enhanced

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