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Théodore Géricault

Géricault(Born: twenty six Sept 1791; Rouen, Normandy, France-Died: twenty six Gregorian calendar month 1824; Paris, France), Jean prizefighter ANDRE Theodore, French painter, the leader of the French realistic college, was born at Rouen in 1791. Géricault was AN influential French painter and graphic artist, renowned for The Raft of the Medusa and different paintings. In 1808 he entered the studio of Charles Vernet, from which, in 1810, he passed to  [ Read More ]

Gustave Moreau

Gustave Moreau(6 April 1826 – 18 April 1898) French painter, one of the leading Symbolist artists. The painter’s approach was initially academic and then symbolist, before becoming surprisingly modern and even almost abstract in his last years… The artist worked mainly mythological and biblical themes. As a painter, Moreau appealed to the imaginations of some Symbolist writers and artists. Moreau was born in Paris. His father, Louis Jean Marie Moreau, was an architect,  [ Read More ]

Gustave Doré

Paul Gustave Doré (Born: 06 January 1832; Strasbourg, France; Died: 23 January 1883; Paris, France) was a French artist, engraver, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving. Gustave Doré, the second of the three children of Pierre Louis Christophe Doré, an engineer, and his wife, Alexandrine Marie Anne Pluchart, was born in Strasbourg on 6th January 1832. His biographer, David Kerr, has pointed out: “A child prodigy, Doré  [ Read More ]

Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet(10 June 1819 – 31 December 1877.Active Years: 1838 – 1877) was a controversial French painter, who bridged the gap between Romanticism and the Impressionist school of painters. He also worked with social issues, and addressed peasantry and the grave working conditions of the poor. His work belonged neither to the predominant Romantic nor Neoclassical schools. Rather, Courbet believed the Realist artist’s mission was the pursuit of truth, which  [ Read More ]

Jules Joseph Lefebvre

Jules Joseph Lefebvre (Tournan, Gers, March 14, 1836 – Paris, February 24, 1911) was a French figure painter, educator and theorist.She has graced magazine covers, had wine named after her and poems written to her. She has experienced fame and adoration and has won high acclaim from critics. Her career began, like the many models after her, in Paris but she was created and moulded by a Master. Lefebvre entered  [ Read More ]

Simon Vouet

Simon Vouet (born Jan. 9, 1590, Paris, Fr.—died June 30, 1649, Paris) was a French painter and draftsman, who helped introduce the Italian Baroque style to France.Vouet formed his style in Italy, where he lived from 1612 to 1627. The use of dramatic contrasts of light and shade seen in such early works as his “Two Lovers” indicates that he began in Rome as a follower of Caravaggio. Works done  [ Read More ]

Jean-Leon Gerome

Jean-Leon Gerome was among the most officially honored and financially successful French artists of the second half of the 19th century. French painter, was born on the 11th of May 1824 at Vesoul (Haute-SaOne).He went to Paris in 1841 and worked under Paul Delaroche, whom he accompanied to Italy (1844—1845). On his return he exhibited The Cock-fight, which gained him a third-class medal in the Salon of 1847. The Virgin  [ Read More ]

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Théodore Géricault

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