Woman on the Seashore, 1881 - Nicolae Grigorescu - WikiArt.org
‘Woman on the Seashore’ was created in 1881 by Nicolae Grigorescu in Impressionism style. Find more prominent pieces of genre painting at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.
Grigorescu, Nicolae (1838-1907) - The Artist Ion Andreescu (National Museum of Art, Bucharest, Romania)
Oil on canvas; 61.5 x 46 cm. Nicolae Grigorescu was one of the founders of modern Romanian painting. He was born in Pitaru, Dâmboviţa County, Wallachia. In 1843 the family moved to Bucharest. At a young age (between 1846 and 1850), he became an apprentice at the workshop of the painter Anton Chladek and created icons for the church of Băicoi and the monastery of Căldăruşani. In 1856 he created the historical composition Mihai scăpând stindardul (Michael the Brave dropping the flag), which he…