Oil/wood, 28 x 43 cm, sign. lo. ri. A. Rosier, on the reverse inscribed "Canal S. Marco Venise", craquelure, min. rubbed on the margins. - Marine a. landscape painter, pupil of L. Cogniet a. J.-B. Durand-Brager, travelled repeatedly to Constantinopel, Egypt a. Venice, where he found the motifs for most of his paintings, was awarded a medal on the Paris world"s fair in 1889. - Mus.: Bernay, Compiegne, Mulhouse, Nior, St. Etienne a. others. - Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.