(1849 - 1935)
Jean Beraud was active/lived in France, Russian Federation. Jean Beraud is known for aristocratic figure, portrait and street scene painting, commercial art.
Jean Beraud (January 12, 1849 - October 4, 1935) was a French
Impressionist* painter and commercial artist noted for his paintings of
Parisian life during the Belle Epoque*.
Beraud was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia. His father (also called Jean) was
a sculptor and was likely working on the site of St. Isaac's Cathedral
at the time of his son's birth. Beraud's mother was Genevieve
Eugenie Jacquin; following the death of Beraud's father, the family
moved to Paris. Beraud was in the process of being educated as a lawyer
until the occupation of Paris during the Franco-Prussian war in 1870.
Beraud became a student of Leon Bonnat, and exhibited his paintings at
the Paris Salon* for the first time in 1872. Ho ... Displaying 750 of 2114 characters.