ON SALE: Oil Portrait of Semi-Nude Lady in her Boudoir, by Arnulf De Bouche Circa 1900. SALE PRICE:
WAS £3,950 - CLEARANCE PRICE - £2,950
Super quality, in gold leaf frame.
Dimensions: 36" H x 31" W (overall) // 92 cm H x 79 cm W
Biography: Arnulf de Bouché (born July 6, 1872 in Munich, † March 25, 1945 in Langkampfen) was a German nude, genre and still life painter.
Arnulf De Bouche 1872-1945 (German)
The son of the glass painter Karl de Bouché (1845-1920), he received his first painting lessons from his father, then from November 2, 1863, studied at the Royal Academy of Arts in Munich with Gabriel von Hackl and Paul Hoecker.
In 1901 he exhibited his works in the Munich Glass Palace, in 1914 he took part in the Great BerlinArt Exhibition.
The main theme of his work were women's acts, often in the Orient milieu, and the names of the depicted women were marked by oriental eroticism.
Some of his works are in the collections of German museums, For example, the self-portrait of 1912 in the Stadtmuseum Nürnberg, but most of the pictures are in private collections.