Griffon Bruxellois oil by Charles H D Boland (Belgium, c1850-?)
An oil on canvas of a pampered Griffon Bruxellois in a garden of blooms of roses and honeysuckle. The dog wears a luxurious pearl collar. Signed and dated bottom right “Ch. Boland 1895”. Belgium 1895.
Could be the dogs of Frau J Mans, or Frau A Mans well known Brussels owners and fanciers of the breed at the end of the 19th century.
Images are available for research and public use with an acknowledgement to www.hamsheregallery.com. But not for commercial use without the permission of the Hamshere Gallery.