Saint Hubert, Hound of, (Chien de Saint Hubert). Half-length portrait. Toned wood engraving by Jules Huyot (Toulouse 1841 – Eaubonne 1921) after Jules Gélibert (Bagnères-de Bigorre 1834 – 1916). C. 1870. 6¾ × 5⅞ in (17 × 15 cm).
Not in Schlieker, (The Worship of Saint Hubert in the Change of the Centuries), 2016. — Thieme-Becker XIII, 365: “(Gélibert) paints almost exclusively animal and hunting pictures… ”. – Pupil of his father, the animal painter Paul G., whose field he favoured together with his brother Gaston and continued including hunting. Showed at the Paris Salon since 1859, then in Brussels + Berlin, too.
Offer no. 14,463 / EUR 66. (c. US$ 76.) + shipping
— also see Nicolæs de Bruyn’s Saint Hubert —
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