Something old and something new!


“My late female Steenbrak (Old Dutch hound) Boukje on the left and on the lithography by Verboeckhoven, standing next

to …her portrait, you can see a most similar “chien courant” (scent hound), in the middle an old type of local épagneul (longcoated pointer) and a “Barbet”.( text written by a friend who noticed the ressemblance…). Leendert Bosman.

 Isabeau von der Leibrücke aka Iabadabadoo…( Babaloo von der Leibücke x Ulysee di Barbochos Reiau de Prouvenco),  left and a Barbet in 1844.


“Also same chest and firm legs, as depicted by Verboeckhoven…”