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Jules Joseph Lefebvre

 (1836 - 1911)
Jules Joseph Lefebvre was active/lived in France.  Jules Joseph Lefebvre is known for figure and landscape painting, nudes.

Biography   Jules Joseph Lefebvre


JULES-JOSEPH LEFEBVRE (1836-1911)

Lefebvre, born at Tournan, France on March 14, 1836, was a teacher at the Academie Julian, a favorite of many American art students (along with Boulanger, his colleague).  At the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Lefebvre studied under Léon Cogniet (1794-1880), the teacher of Laurens and Bonnat. 

Lefebvre's Death of Priam won the Prix de Rome in 1861, and he began a lifelong specialization in the female nude in 1866 with Nymph and Bacchus. The French government purchased La Vérité (Truth) in 1870 (Musée d'Orsay, Paris), a cold, expressionless standing nude carrying a beacon, in imitation of Ingres' La Source (see Weinberg, 1991, p. 231).  Gammell (1986) de   ...  Displaying 750 of 8885 characters.

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