Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Louis Ernest Barrias

 (1841 - 1905)
Louis Ernest Barrias was active/lived in France.  Louis Barrias is known for Beaux-Arts sculpture, public monuments.

Biography   Louis Ernest Barrias

Louis-Ernest Barrias (13 April 1841 - 4 February 1905) was a French sculptor of the Beaux-Arts* school.

He was born in Paris into a family of artists. His father was a porcelain-painter, and his older brother Félix-Joseph Barrias a well-known painter.  Louis-Ernest also started out as a painter, studying under Léon Cogniet, but later took up sculpture with Pierre-Jules Cavelier as teacher.

In 1858 he was admitted to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts* in Paris, where his teacher was François Jouffroy. In 1865 Barrias won the Prix de Rome* for study at the French Academy in Rome.

Barrias was involved in the decoration of the Paris Opéra and the Hôtel de la Païva in the Champs-Élysées. His work was mostly in marble, in a Rom   ...  Displaying 750 of 3006 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Louis Ernest Barrias

Name Variants for Louis Ernest Barrias

People viewing  Louis Ernest Barrias  also view

Luca Madrassi

Jean Mayodon
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Louis Ernest Barrias

Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing