- Creator / Artist / Designer:Géo Bernier (1862 - 1918)
- Period:19th Century
- Country of Origin:Belgium
- Dimensions (H x W x D):...cm x ...cm x ...cm
- Number of components:1
- Materials:Oil/canvas, Golden stuccoed wood
Large painting by Géo Bernier painted around 1900 and representing the famous draft horse "Tambour de Basque" medalist in a competition.
His painting is very detailed and realistic in style, Géo Bernier is a connoisseur of draft horses and it is clearly seen here in the attitude and musculature of a powerful, proud and a little scared horse.
In good condition, golden frame.
Géo Bernier (Namur 1862 - Bruxelles 1918) was a Belgian animal painter but also of landscapes and portraits. but mainly horses. He was also a poster designer.
Born in Namur, he moved to Brussels in 1880 and died in Ixelles, a street in Brussels bears his name near avenue de l'hippodrome.