Henri Marie Raymond Toulouse-Lautrec
(1864 - 1901)
Henri Marie Raymond Toulouse-Lautrec was active/lived in France. Henri ToulouseLautrec is known for demi-monde paintings, printmaking, illustration.
Henri Toulouse-Lautrec became one of France's most prominent
painters and capturing the night life of part of the city, was
described as "the soul of Montmartre." He also did a number of
illustrations for the
magazine Le Rire during the 1890s's.
Toulouse-Lautrec was born in Albi, France, in the mid-Pyranees
region. He was the first child of a Count and Countess whose
aristocratic lineage dated back over a thousand years but whose
fortune had collapsed before he was born. At birth, they gave him
the full name of Henri Marie Raymond
de Toulouse-Lautrec Monfa. The parents were first cousins, and
inbreeding were the many birth defects that Henri suffered includ ... Displaying 750 of 2882 characters.