Oil/wood, 66 x 88 cm, lo. le. sign. Robbe. - Belgian animal a. landscape painter, brother of the flower painter Henri R. L. R. worked as lawyer before being trained in painting by J. B. de Jonghes a. E. Verboeckhoven. He won many prizes, among others at the Paris world fair in 1855. As early as 1845 he was made chevalier of the legion d'honneur. - Mus.: Antwerpen, Brüssel, Triest, Washington u.a. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.