George David Coulon's parents immigrated to New Orleans from France, and the young Coulon studied with some of the city's best artists. The guoache on paper "Louisiana Sunrise" is representative of Coulon's jewel-like landscapes. Painted in 1855, the original measures 5 x 8 inches.
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