Hubert Bellis artwork • painting • previously for sale Chickens on a farmyard
Brussel 1831-1902 Sint-Joost-ten-Node (België)
Chickens on a farmyard
oil on panel 12.2 x 17.3 cm, signed l.r.
This painting was previously for sale.
Hubert Bellis is a well-known Belgian artist who mainly painted realistic, exquisitely detailed still lifes and flowers. His carefully balanced compositions and rich palette made him extremely popular in his day. Bellis trained at the art academy in Brussels and worked as a decorative painter until 1875. His work can be found in the collection of the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, among other places.