ATTRIBUTED TO HENRI CHARLES ANTOINE BARON-OIL PAINTING-NUDE FEMALE
1816 – 1885
‘Reclining beauty resting while her dog sleeps quietly on his stool’
Oil on board
Frame size: 13 x 15¼ inches / 33 x 38.7 cm
Stock number: PC9322/0518
Henri Charles Antoine Baron was an accomplished artist born in Bescancon, France. Trained under Jean Francois Gigoux, who introduced and influenced the romantic genre to his paintings. Baron exhibited at the Paris Salon on a regular basis until 1878 and his works can be found in numerous Museums in Bescancon , Chantilly, the Paris Louvre, Reims, as well as Geneva, Stockholm, Sydney and the Clark Inst, Massachusets.