“Maria” après Sorolla (1863-1923). Maria Clothilde was Sorolla’s wife. In this painting Maria is dressed as a Valencian Farmworker. Oil pastel on paper, 35x26cm. If you are not familiar with Sorolla’s work, do check him out. He was a Spanish impressionist known for his luminous seaside scenes, wonderful portraits and Spanish life, pleasures and customs. Sorolla was highly influenced by French impressionism.