6) and Oudry
, as well as through dealers such as Gersaint.
, Hunting Scene (Jagdstuck), which is the work Hunting Piece by the same artist in the 1950 MFAA inventory at number '2006/2' (the number remains at present on the back of the painting), Hildebrand having five years earlier claimed to have acquired it in Paris in 1942; (45)
Jean Baptise Oudry
's 18th century still life of Hare, Red-legged Partridge and Snipe was similar in content but showed no weapon.
Animal identities, such as Jean-Baptiste Oudry
's illustrations for La Fontaine's eighteenth century fables, articulated the dynamics of the animal: human binary at the level of composition.
Chapter 4 hurries through the history of animal illustration, concentrating on La Fontaine, Oudry
, and Buffon.
The greatest of these exploited the talents of Jean-Baptize Oudry
(1686-1755), the supreme animal painter of the eighteenth century.
During a 1749 engagement at Paris's Saint Germain fair, an annual Dionysian event improbably held during Lent, Clara was visited by the French artist and noted workaholic Jean-Baptiste Oudry
, who scrupulously studied her form before embarking on an enormous, life-size rendering of the fabled creature.
These include masterpieces by the artists Rembrandt, Titian, Klimt, Matisse, Turner, Girardon, and Oudry
8 - A still life work by Jean Baptiste Oudry
valued at pounds 5m was stolen from a private estate in Norfolk in 1992.
A still-life by Jean Baptiste Oudry
valued at pounds 5million was stolen from a private estate in Norfolk in 1992.