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"Study of a Frog Studying Various Plants" 
France, 19th century
OIl on paper
14 x 10 (18 x 14 frame) inches


This well-painted composition of a frog which seems to be observing plant elements surrounding it, most notably, the leaves. 


Signed Bourdillat who was a painter in 19th century France may have been commissioned by a publisher to illustrate books for the Jardin de Plantes in Paris. 

"Study of a Frog Studying Various Plants" France, Early 19th century

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