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.