Charles Edouard Boutibonne (French, 1816-1897)
'Une Élégante Au Chien'
Signed and dated 'Edu. Boutibonne/1880.' (lower left)
Oil on canvas
13.1/2 X 17.1/8in. (77.5 X 43.4cm.)
Condition: Oil on canvas, not relined. Very minor repairs visible to reverse. Recently restored. Cracquelure. Good overall condition. In a gilded composite frame with elaborate floral and foliate ornament.
Boutibonne was a French painter from the Academic Classicism School. He was born to French parents in Hungary. As a 22 year old he painted a portrait of the composer Franz Liszt. He was a student of Franz Winterhalter.