Oil on mahogany board of sheep and chickens by Henri De Beul(Belgian 1845-1900). Beautifully executed colorful pastoral scene. He was a noted sheep painter from a line of animal painters in Belgium. Works sold worldwide and housed in museums. Listed in all major art references. Signed and dated 1888 in the lower left. Also, signed and inscribed on reverse. The inscription “84 Rue de la Consolation” is the artist address in Schaerbeek, Belgium. Excellent condition. Frame with minor flaws. 13.5”h x 18.5”w. sight size.