Terrier oil by Rudolf Carl Huber (Austrian, 1839 - 1896)
A very fine oil of a terrier seated on velvet covering before a floral display by Rudolf Carl Huber (Austrian, 1839 - 1896). The pampered pet wears a pink silk bow, with a silver bowl and waits expectedly besides his owner’s gloves and cane for a walk. Signed “R Carl Huber” and dated 66/5, May, 1866. The reverse bears Vienna gallery label. Austrian 1866.
Huber studied at the academies in Vienna and Duesseldorf, undertook several journeys in the Orient (1875 with L C Mueller, H. Makart and F. von Lenbach to Egypt). In 1880 he was appointed professor at the art academy in Vienna.
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