Description Known primarily as a lithographer and painter of sentimental and comic genre scenes, Madou achieved fame through his "Picturesque Tour of Holland." He spent considerable time travelling and sketching. He was regarded as one of the major genre painters of Belgium in the 19th century.
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- Salute to Belgium. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1980.
- A Connoisseur's Portfolio: Nineteenth-century Drawings and Watercolors in the Walters Art Gallery. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1983.
Provenance William T. Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] at lower left on wall: Madou
Credit Acquired by William T. Walters
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