Lot 68
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FOLLOWER OF JEAN-BAPTISTE OUDRY Still life of game on a window ledge

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3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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  • Jean-Baptiste Oudry
  • Still life of game on a window ledge
bears signature and date lower right: 'JB. oudry' / '1751'oil on canvas, unframed This still-life is painted in the spirit of the principal animal painter and one of the foremost decorative painters during the first half of Louis XV’s reign: Jean-Baptiste Oudry. After initial training as a portrait painter, Oudry concentrated on still-lifes; by the 1720s he had also begun to establish himself as a specialist in hunting scenes, game-pieces and portraits of animals. 
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