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William-Adolphe Bouguereau


William-Adolphe Bouguereau Portrait
Name
William-Adolphe Bouguereau
Birth Year
1825
Death Year
1905
Country
France
Movement
Realism

William-Adolphe Bouguereau Biography

William-Adolphe Bouguereau was born November 30, 1825, in the city of La Rochelle, France. The second son of Théodore Bouguereau, a struggling wine salesman, he was sent off at an early age to stay with his uncle, Eugène Bouguereau, a vicar in the parish of Mortagne-sur-Gironde, to help the...


William-Adolphe Bouguereau 118 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

William-Adolphe Bouguereau Bibliography

Bouguereau by Fronia E. Wissman. Pomegranate Communications, 1997.

William Bouguereau: His Life and Works by Damien Bartoli. Antique Collectors Club Dist, 2014.