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William Bouguereau

Study of the Dog of Homѐre et son guide

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Property from a European Noble Family

William Bouguereau

William Bouguereau

Study of the Dog of Homѐre et son guide

Study of the Dog of Homѐre et son guide

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Lot sold:

35,280

USD

Property from a European Noble Family

William Bouguereau

La Rochelle 1825 - 1905

Study of the Dog of Homѐre et son guide


inscribed upper left: hauteur du garot 627

oil on canvas

canvas: 27 3/4 by 19 7/8 in.; 70.5 by 50.5 cm.

framed: 32 by 24 in.; 81.2 by 60.9 cm

Unlined. Faint, horizontal lines of craquelure visible in select areas, with an associated pin-dot of loss in the background of the left hind leg of the dog. Under UV: Varnish fluoresces. 1 ½ inch area of repair in the background just above dog's head, 2 by ½ inch area to the left of his foreleg and an additional ½ inch diameter area here and at upper left corner. A few pin-dots of inpainting to his lower muzzle and additional scattered pin-dots dashes and dots in the background.


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The family of the artist.
Paris, Musée du Petit Palais; The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Hartford, The Wadsworth Atheneum, William Bouguereau 1825-1905, 9 February 1984-13 January 1985, no. 63.