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Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson


Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson Portrait
Name
Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson
Birth Year
1767
Death Year
1824
Country
France
Movement
Romanticism

Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson Biography

Born in 1767 in Montargis, Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, received a substantial humanitarian education. After his father's death in 1784, he joined the studio of Neoclassical genius Jacques-Louis David, and at the age of eighteen he was already one of his most gifted pupils. He won the Prix de Rome in 1789 for the composition Joseph Recognized by His Brothers and went to Italy for five years. There he experienced the influence of Italian Renaissance masters Correggio and Leonardo da Vinci.


Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson 8 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson Bibliography

French Painting. XIX century. by V. Berezina. Moscow. Izobrazitelnoe Iskusstvo. 1980. (in Russian)

The Classical Tradition in European Painting. 15-20 centuries. Moscow. 1985. (in Russian)

Painting of Europe. XIII-XX centuries. Encyclopedic Dictionary. Iskusstvo. 1999. (in Russian)