Vollon stayed in Marseilles in 1879, 1880, 1882, and briefly in February 1887. This painting depicts the northern end of the Old Port, and is one of a number of views of the city's harbours by the artist.
1833 - 1900
View of the Harbour at Marseilles
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
60.6 x 73.3 cm
On loan from Tate: Presented by T.W. Bacon 1926
Location in Gallery