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Circle of Jean-Baptiste Oudry
Paris 1686 - 1755 Beauvais
A SETTER PUTTING UP A PHEASANT ; A SPANIEL SURPRISING A PAIR OF PARTRIDGES
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Circle of Jean-Baptiste Oudry
Paris 1686 - 1755 Beauvais
A SETTER PUTTING UP A PHEASANT ; A SPANIEL SURPRISING A PAIR OF PARTRIDGES
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Circle of Jean-Baptiste Oudry
Paris 1686 - 1755 Beauvais
PARIS 1686 - 1755 BEAUVAIS
A SETTER PUTTING UP A PHEASANT ; A SPANIEL SURPRISING A PAIR OF PARTRIDGES
Quantity: 2
a pair, the former bears signature and date lower right: J.B. Oudry 1729 and the latter bears signature and date lower left: J.B. Oudry 1730.
a pair, both oil on canvas
98.5 by 130.2 cm.; 38 3/4 by 51 1/4 in.
96.5 by 126.7 cm.; 38 by 49 7/8 in.
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Provenance

The former bears the label of La Comtesse Potoka, no. 220.

Catalogue Note

The composition of the former, along with another in Schloss Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel (see H. Opperman, J.-B. Oudry, 1686-1755, catalogue to the exhibition at the Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 1 October 1982 - 3 January 1983, Paris 1982, p. 211, reproduced as fig. 114b) may be compared to that in Compiègne, Musée National du Château de Compiègne, inv. no. 589, painted by Oudry in 1732, of Louis XV's dog 'Blanche' hunting a pheasant (op. cit. p. 107, cat. no. 46, reproduced on facing page).

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