Some fishermen's wives are shown here as they fill up the modest galleys of fishing boats in the evening before they set sail. They stop to talk on the quay and to exchange the day's news. This painting, too, tries to capture a moment's peaceful togetherness as normal tasks flow through the day.

Painting n. 5

  • Support: Canvas-framed
  • Technique: Oil painting
  • Year: 1970
  • Dimensions: 80X120 cms; it correspond to inch 31.50"x47.24"
  • Theme: Provisioning
  • Price: Sold - Private collection

1999 Alessandro Gorni