French Bulldog. Monogrammed and signed C.J. Watelet lower left. Charles Joseph Watelet (Belgian, 1867-1954). From a Central Park South, New York collection. Literature: Jean-Marie Duvosquel & Philippe Cruysmans, "Charles Watelet" in "Dictionary of Belgian and Dutch Animal Painters Born Between 1750 and 1880", Etablissements Graphing/Grafossart, 1998, p. 530, reproduced in color. - Dimensions: 66" high x 55.25" wide.
Old lining, craquelure throughout.