River Scene

This view is traditionally described as a depiction of the river Seine, but the specific site has not been indentified. The painting once included a large ship on the right, which may have been part of a previous picture.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1819 - 1891
Full title
River Scene
Date made
1860-80
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
52.1 x 80 cm
Inscription summary
Signed
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by Hans Velten to the Tate Gallery, 1931; transferred, 1956
Inventory number
NG4583
Location in Gallery