(1833 - 1894)
Jean Charles Georget was active/lived in France. Jean Georget is known for landscape, animal, figure, portrait.
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Biography Jean Georget
Jean Charles Georget (French 18331894)
Barbizon School- Farcy les leys
Jean Charles Georget was born in Paris on 27th of March 1843 and orphaned by the age of four. He was taken into the care of Monsieur Martial, a guardian and friend of his father, where Charles endured a childhood which was loveless, cold and without affection.
Save for his passion for art and nature, he became disinterested in his studies and felt isolated in his boarding school in Gillon de Belville where he would often draw flattering portraits of his tutors. They in turn lifted punishments against him for his frequent absenteeism and daydreaming, in return for the notoriety they gained as the sitter.
Seeking his fathers origins, he often trave
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