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Thomas
Couture
French painter, teacher, history painter & portraitist
born December 21 1815- died March 30 1879

Born in: Senlis (Oise, Picardy, France)
Died in: Villiers-le-Bel (Val-d'Oise, Ile-de-France, France)

Nationality:
French

Student of:

Teacher of:
Henri Fantin-Latour (Henri Fantin Latour) (1836-1904), Anselm Friedrich Feuerbach (1829-1880), Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), Pierre Cecile Puvis de Chavannes (1824-1898), Auguste Bachelin (1830-1890), Marcellin Desboutin (1823-1902), Lorenz Frolich (1820-1908), Leopold Guterbock (c1820-1881), Nathaniel Hone II (1831-1917), William Morris Hunt (1824-1879), Olaf Isaachsen (1835-1893), August Jernberg (1826-1896), Eastman Johnson (1824-1906), John LaFarge (1835-1910), Eduard Manet (1832-1883), Ole Henrik Olrik (1830-1890), Felix Perret, Sobeslav Pinkas (1827-1901), Karel Purkyne (1834-1868)

Employer of:

Student at:
Ecole des Arts et Matiers, Paris, Ecole des Beaux-Arts

Winner of:
Prix de Rome

Buried at:
Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris

La Joueur de Cormeuse

Translated title: The Player of Cormeuse
1877
Oil on canvas
146 x 113.7 cm
(57.48" x 44.76")
National Gallery of Ireland (Dublin, Ireland)

Added: 2001-12-13
La Joueur de Cormeuse
Head of an Epochal King

Oil on canvas
Private collection

Added: 2001-12-13
The Realist

1865
Oil on canvas
46.99 x 38.1 cm
(18½" x 15")
Collection of William H. Vanderbilt

Added: 2001-12-13
The Miser

c1876
Oil on canvas
81.3 x 65.4 cm
(32.01" x 25¾")
Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, United States)

Added: 2001-12-13
The Miser
A Judge Going to Court

Oil on canvas
Private collection

Added: 2001-12-13
A Judge Going to Court
Baronne d'Astier de la Vigerie

Oil on canvas
Private collection

Added: 2004-01-08
Baronne d'Astier de la Vigerie
Henri Didier

1843-1844
Oil on canvas
202 x 117 cm
(79.53" x 46.06")
Musee national du ch‚teau de Compiegne (CompiËgne, France)

Added: 2004-01-08
Henri Didier
Madame de Brunecke

Oil on canvas
Private collection

Added: 2004-01-08
Pifferaro et son fils

Translated title: Piper and his son
Oil on canvas
81 x 100 cm
(31.89" x 39.37")
Musee des Ursulines (Macon, France)

Brian Shapiro
Added: 2004-01-28
Pifferaro et son fils
Head of a Woman

1876
Oil on linen
45.72 x 38.1 cm
(18" x 15")
Albright-Knox Art Gallery (Buffalo, NY, United States)

Brian Shapiro
Added: 2004-01-29
Head of a Woman