Aquatint in colours, 29,5 x 39,5 cm, autographed lo. ri. R. du Gardier, lo. le. num. 40/60, matted a. framed under glass, unopened. - Landscape a. figure painter a. graphic artist, studied in Paris under T. Chartran, A.P.R. Maignan a. G. Moreau, fashionable baths a. sporting activities were his main subjects, he exhibited in the Paris Salon since 1893 a. abroad, he was awarded a medal at the world"s fair 1900. - Mus.: Paris, Orléans, Philadelphia. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.