Oil on panel: 48,5 x 40 cm / 19.1 x 15.7 in
Signed lower right
Painter of portraits and genre scenes.
Théodore Cériez was successively a pupil at the Academies of Ypres and Antwerp, later he studied in Paris under Fauvelet. He was principal of the Ypres Academy for many years. He painted elegant scenes in the style of Louis XV.
Poperinghe 1832 - Ypres 1904
Sheffield - Ypres - Ypres Town Hall
P. & V. Berko, "Dictionary of Belgian painters born between 1750 & 1875", Knokke 1981, p. 95.
P. & V. Berko, "19th Century European Virtuoso Painters", Knokke 2011, p. 497, illustration p. 121.