Louis Remy Mignot
(1831 - 1870)
Louis Remy Mignot was active/lived in New York, South Carolina. Louis Mignot is known for tropical-seasonal landscape painting.
A landscape painter, Louis Remy Mignot was among the Hudson River
School style of painters and did numerous tropical landscapes of Panama
and Ecuador as well as scenes of upper New York state and some of the
Southern states. He was short lived, dying at age 39.
born in 1831 in Charleston, South Carolina. His father Remy Mignot was a French Catholic immigrant who owned a confectionary shop in Charleston His boyhood, during
which he demonstrated a precocious artistic talent, seems to have been
spent in his grandfather's home, near Charleston.
In 1848 he
left for Holland and studied for four years with Andreas Schelfhout at
The Hague. He also traveled through Europe before he retu ... Displaying 750 of 13020 characters.