Forest scene, with man leaning against tree
Oil on canvas, 59 x 43 cm (23.2 x 16.9 in)
Signed lower left
Antoine Vollon (1833–1900) was a French realist painter, best known as a painter of still lifes, landscapes and figures. During his lifetime, Vollon was a successful celebrity, enjoyed an excellent reputation, and was called a ‘painter’s painter’.