Edouard Manet

Tarring the Boat



Edouard Manet - Tarring the Boat


Painted in the summer of 1873 when Manet worked at Berck-sur-Mer, in the north of France. During this period Manet painted more scenes from life, showing the daily activities of seamen and fishermen.


Literature

Great French paintings from the Barnes Foundation, New York, 1993, pp. 44-45


Other works by Edouard Manet


Edouard Manet On the Beach
On the Beach
1873

Edouard Manet Peonies
Peonies
1864

Edouard Manet Still life with melon and peaches
Still life with melon and peaches
c. 1866

Edouard Manet Beggar with a Duffle Coat (Philosopher)
Beggar with a Duffle Coat (Philosopher)
1865

Edouard Manet
Tarring the Boat
1873
59 x 60 cm
Oil on canvas
Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia