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Louis Charles Verwee

 (1832 - 1882)
Louis Charles Verwee was active/lived in Belgium.  Louis Charles Verwee is known for interior scene, figure, portrait painting.

Louis Charles Verwee

Louis-Charles Verwée was born into a family of artists.  His father, Louis-Pierre Verwée, was a famous landscapes and animals painter of the Romantic school, just as his brother Alfred-Jacques whose works are exhibited at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts in Belgium.

He was introduced to  painting by his father with whom he studied for several years.  The young artist showed talent for portrait and genre painting, and studied at the studios of  Alfred Stevens and Gustave Léonard De Jonghe,

He took part in numerous Salons, especially in Brussels in 1854 and in Antwerp in 1861, as well as in Ghent in 1871 and in Amsterdam in 1877.  He mainly exhibited interior scenes with an anecdotal touch.  He paint  ...  Displaying 750 of 1367 characters.

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About  Louis Charles Verwee

Born:  1832
Died:   1882
Known for:  interior scene, figure, portrait painting