Oil on panel: 45 x 35 cm / 17.7 x 13.8 ins
Signed and dated '1864' lower right; label of the Galerie Giroux on the back
Painter of landscapes and genre scenes.
Camille Venneman was born on March 7, 1827 in Ghent and he deceased in Schaerbeek (Brussels) in 1868.
He was a pupil of his father, the painter of interiors and genre scenes, Charles Ferdinand Venneman.
Like his father, he was a very talented painter and he enjoyed a very good reputation during his lifetime.
Ghent 1827 - Schaerbeek (Brussels) 1868
Antwerp - Brussels
P. & V. Berko "Dictionary of Belgian painters born between 1750 & 1875", Knokke 1981, p. 734.