Eugène Pechaubès was French painter and printmaker best known for his depictions of racehorses. He first became known for military scenes, particularly related to the Second Empire. Later he turned almost exclusively to action scenes of horses at celebrated French race courses.
Condition: Generally very good with the usual overall light toning and wear. Small chip upper right corner, can be matted out. Light discoloration lower left and right corners, unobtrusive and largely can be matted out.
Bénézit, E. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. France: Librairie Gründ, 1966. Vol. 6, p. 564.