Oil/canvas, 38 x 49 cm, lo. le. monogr. a. dat. ISY 1830, min. rest., relined. - Important French landscape, marine a. history painter, early success at the Paris Salon earned him the patronage of king Louis Philippe, exhibited at the Berlin academy, at the Munich Glaspalast as well as at the Vienna World"s Fair in 1873, study trips to Normandy, Brittany a. England became distinctive for his work. - Mus.: Paris (Louvre), London (among others Nat. Gallery, Wallace Coll.), Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Stettin, Hannover, Edinburgh, Chicago, New York a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.