Bouguereau, Adolphe


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) - Artist Portrait (1879).jpg  

William Adolphe

Artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau
Lived 1825 - 1905
Nationality French
Worked Primarily  
School Realism, Academic Style
Important Works

First Kiss      Seated Nude    

Famous Quote Each day I go to my studio full of joy; in the evening when obliged to stop because of darkness I can scarcely wait for the next morning to come if I cannot give myself to my dear painting I am miserable. "
Known for William-Adolphe Bouguereau was a great french academic painter and a traditionalist. He is widely popular event today for his mythological themes in portraits, some modern interpretations of classical subjects. He had always loved to emphasis on the female human body.

Famous Painting

 

Seated Nude

William-Adolphe Bouguereauwas a French academic painter and traditionalist. In his realistic genre paintings he used mythological themes, making modern interpretations of classical subjects, with an emphasis on the female human body. During his life he enjoyed significant popularity in France and the United States, was given numerous official honors, and received top prices for his work. As the quintessential salon painter of his generation, he was reviled by the Impressionist avant-garde. By the early twentieth century.

 


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