Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas, signed at lower right, presented in a period painted frame with gilt edges.
Frame dimensions 37 3/8 x 44 5/8 in.
E. Baily Hilda was an Austrian artist known for working in French tradition of the 19th century animaliers
. His paintings frequently depict exotic animals, such as tigers in Oriental style interiors and settings, or, as shown in this tranquil tonalist landscape, a flock of flamingos fishing along the lotus lined banks of the Nile in Egypt.
Faint median stretcher mark; repaired tear with associated in-painting visible under UV light in lower right quadrant; minor rubbing and retouch to frame.