(1846 - 1923)
Paul Dominique Philippoteaux was active/lived in Louisiana, Pennsylvania / France. Paul Philippoteaux is known for Civil War cyclorama, history, landscape and portrait painting.
Biography Paul Philippoteaux
Paul Philippoteaux (27 January 1846 - 1923) was a French artist. He is best known for a cyclorama* of the Battle of Gettysburg. A large section of the Gettysburg Cyclorama depicts Pickett's Charge up Cemetery Ridge. He also did a diorama* of the life of Ulysses S. Grant and a panorama" of Niagara Falls. In 1885, he was in New Orleans and married a native, Marie Bechet.
Paul Philippoteaux was born in Paris, the son of the French artist Henri Emmanuel Felix Philippoteaux. His education was at the College Henri-IV, the Ecole des Beaux-Arts* in Paris, and in the studio of his father, as well as the studios of Leon Cogniet, and Alexander Cabanal.
He became interested in cycloramas a
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