Sunday at Port-en-Bessin is an 1888 painting by French Post-Impressionist artist Georges Seurat This work is located in the Kröller-Müller Museum in Otterlo, Netherlands.
Port-en-Bessin, situated on the picturesque coast of Normandy, France, is a charming fishing port with a rich maritime history.
Fishing was the backbone of the town’s economy. In the 1880s, local fishermen likely used traditional boats and methods to catch fish. The port would have been filled with various types of vessels, and the daily routine of fishermen would have involved bringing in catches, repairing nets, and preparing for the next fishing expedition.