Le Cheval Boulannais

Title: Le Cheval Boulannais
Date: C1907
Artist: Otto Eerelman (1839-1926)
Image Size: 440mm x 590mm (17.32" x 23.23")
Technique: Original colour lithograph printed on textured paper to simulate brush strokes
Condition: Some surface wear, otherwise in good condition.
Stock Number: ECTM 017 HOR (NIAG) (FLR)
15782
Price: $A 250
Description:

The Boulonnais, also known as the "White Marble Horse",is a draft horse breed. 

The lithographs were printed on textured paper to look like oil paintings.

From, L'espèce chevaline à travers le monde.

Biography:

Otto Eerelman (1839-1926)

Otto Eerelman was a pupil of the Dutch artist Jan Hendrik Egenberger. He is best known for his superb horse portraits but his is also painted dogs. His popularity increased even further when he received a commission from the Dutch royal family. For more than 25 years Eerelman painted important moments in the life of Princess and later Queen Wilhelmina.