Octave Roland (1799-1886)

Artist Name Octave Roland (1799-1886)
Title Portrait of a Tender Farewell
Description This superb French Old Master oil painting is by noted artist Octave Roland. It was painted in 1867 and is signed and dated. The composition is a gentleman sitting with a lady and tenderly holding her hand as he says farewell and she looks away. They are in a domestic interior and there are various gleaming jugs and a wicker baskets on the floor. A tender French Old Master genre oil painting with excellent detail. 

Signed and dated lower right. 
Provenance French estate. 
Medium Oil on Canvas
Size 17 x 21 inches
Frame Housed in a gilt frame which is 28 inches by 24 inches and in good condition.
Condition Good condition.
Biography Octave Roland (1799-1886) was a French 19th century painter in oils. From 1831-47 he exhibited portraits and genre subjects at the Salon. His paintings are in several major institutions and galleries in France. 
Price SOLD