ROME – AT CESAR’S PALACE
Oil on panel: 23,5 x 36 cm / 9.3 x 14.2 in.
Signed and dated '1884' lower left
Painter of figures, animated compositions, mythological and historical subjects and genre scenes; draughtsman and lithographer.
Auguste Bourotte was married to the sister of the painter Eugène Laermans. He was a pupil and laureate of the Fine Arts Academy in Brussels. He visited Italy.
Brussels 1853 - Watermael-Boitsfort (Brussels) 1943
P. & V. Berko, "Dictionary of Belgian painters born between 1750 & 1875", Knokke 1981, p. 68.