(b. 1848, Paris, d. 1903, Atuona, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia)

The Sculptor Aubé and His Son

Pastel, 53 x 72 cm
Musée du Petit Palais, Paris

In this double portrait the, intended to become the follower of the artist father, is drawing in his sketchbook, while the father is immersed in his work. The painting suggests that the family and the work are reconcilable.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.