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.)

Price: £3000

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.