Posted on Wed May 09 2018
Description Original oil on panel landscape painting by Leon Richet (1847-1907) France Signed lower right "Leon Richet"Canvas size is 8" high by 10" wide Framed size is 14" high x 15.5" wide. The exact date of Richet's birth is not known, so different birth years are sometimes seen. The painting brilliant with color. An auction for a painting not as beautiful as this just sold for $3999. Leon Richet was a prominent member of the French Barbizon school of landscape painters, and was a student of Narcisse Diaz, Jules Lefebvre, and Gustave Boulanger.