Oil/canvas, 24,5 x 32,5 cm, lo. le. sign. Louis Verboeckhoven, some rest., relined. - Belgian marine painter, son of the sculptor Barthélemy V. a. the animal painter Eugène V. who were also his teachers. Since 1827 he exhibited at the Brüssels salon, thereafter also in Gent, Amsterdam a. Antwerp. - Mus.: Antwerp, Brussels, Haarlem, Aix, Leipzig a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker.