‘Hauling the boat ashore – coast of France’ by Eyre Crowe (1871)
A group of women in traditional Breton costume hauling a wooden boat out of the sea.
Eyre Crowe (1824-1910)
Eyre Crowe was a Victorian painter of historical and genre works of art, who exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1846 to 1908.
This site, which is a non-commercial appreciation of Crowe's life and work, contains biographical information, details of all his known paintings, auction records, images where available, details of exhibitions, contemporary reviews, and a full bibliography including links to other websites useful to those interested in 19th-century art.