“AUX JARDINS D’AKADEMIOS”
Oil on canvas: 60 x 73 cm / 23.6 x 28.7 ins
Signed and dated '1903' lower right; inscription on the frame: 'Op: 726. Aux Jardins d'Akadémios Jean Beauduin'
Painter of landscapes, portraits and genre scenes; draughtsman and illustrator.
Jean Beauduin was a pupil at the Antwerp Academy of Fine Arts. He later settled in Paris, where he contributed to a number of publications, including “Le Figaro” and “La Chronique Parisienne”. He also illustrated books. He exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris and other salons abroad. He visited Verviers on a regular basis.
Verviers 1851 - Paris 1916
P. & V. Berko, "Dictionary of Belgian painters born between 1750 & 1875", Knokke 1981, p. 35.