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Art's painting collection of Ludmila

Art's painting collection of Ludmila

Monday, May 27, 2013

Philip Boileau (Canada, 1863-1917) - Vintage Postcards

 Philip Boileau (pronounced Bwa-low as in swallow) was born on June 7, 1863 (not 1864) in Quebec, Canada. Philip Boileau was well known for his talent of painting highly respected & noble women. Philip Boileau most famous piece was “Peggy Head” a portrait of his wife, who appeared repeatedly in Philip Boileau's portraits. If you would like to see more images by Philip Boileau or purchase them, you may visit  http://thephilipboileausociety.com/   He died on January 18, 1917. This information is listed on his death certificate, which is registered with the city and state of New York.


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