‘’A Bull in a Landscape’’ by Jacques-Raymond Brascassat (French, 1804–1867)

Jacques-Raymond Brascassat (France, 19th Century)

‘’A Bull in a Landscape’’ by Jacques-Raymond Brascassat (French, 1804–1867)

List Price $6,950

There is another ‘’Taureau et autres animaux dans une prairie’’ on display in the Fine Arts Museum of Nantes's collection (accession number 840)

Jacques-Raymong Brascassat (1804-1867) first trained with the landscape painter Théodore Richard (1782-1859) in Bordeaux. He then studied under Louis Hersent (1777-1860) at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris and went to Rome where he befriended Théodore-Caruelle d'Aligny (1798-1871), with whom he improved his study of nature. He later joined him in Barbizon upon his return to France.

This painting is a fine example of Brascassat landscape paintings often enlivened with animals such as goats, sheep or bulls. His work was influenced by the Dutch animal painters of the 17th century who extensively portrayed animals in sunny landscape. This painting shows Brascassat skills as an animal painter and his complete understanding of the bull's anatomy.

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

FRAMED: HEIGHT: 25¾ in | WIDTH: 29¾ in
UNFRAMED: HEIGHT: 17¾ in | WIDTH: 21¾ in

Origin France
Category Oils
Period 19th Century
ConditionVery good

Starting at $75. This seller prefers to quote shipping price after determining your location.

Domestic shipping within the 48 continental states is quoted on each item via FedEx or White Glove delivery.

International shipping can be arranged upon request.

Delivery times will vary depending on the locations of origin and delivery, packing requirements, and the method of shipping used.

Once your order is processed, you will be notified of shipping status and given an estimated time of delivery.

We accept payment by Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover through our secure portal. We also accept payment via check, money order, or wire transfer. All payment options are available at checkout.

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover

CONDITION: relined

THB REF: 4026716330