Eugène Charpentier

(1811 - 1890)
Eugène-Louis Charpentier was a French painter.

He studied under Gérard and Cogniet, and became celebrated as a painter of historical pictures. These were frequently battle-scenes, some of which are at Versailles. He was also a portrait painter, and one of his most successful works was a likeness of Georges Sand, painted in 1839. His 'Pupils of the...
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