Oil on canvas of a seated French Bulldog by Maud Earl (English, 1864-1943)
An oil on canvas of a French Bulldog seated by a stone pillar by Maud Earl (English, 1864-1943). In original ebonised frame. Signed bottom right “Maud Earl 1900”. The canvas bearing the mark Charles Roberson & Co., 99, Long Acre, London. Then pencilled on the stretcher are the words “Mrs James ??????? Henley”. To the reverse are the remnants of what appears to be an exhibition label.
The painting is in the manner of works the artist executed for “Toys and Terriers”, published by The Berlin Photographic Company in 1903. English, circa 1900.
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