Meunier, Jean-Baptiste

GRAPHICAL ARTIST, ENGRAVER (BELGIUM)
BORN 1821 - DIED 1900
GRAVE LOCATION Brussel: Ixelles Cimetière (Avenue 10)

Jean-Baptiste Meunier studied with Camalatta and Vanderhaert. He received a commission to copy several works of the Galleria degli Uffizi in Florence. In Brussels he painted portraits of many of his contemporaries and he was a teacher at the École des Arts Industriels et Décoratifs.

His work can be found in museums in Antwerp and Brussels. Constantin Meunier was his brother.

Related persons
• is brother/sister of Meunier, Constantin

Sources
Cimitière d'Ixelles, Cercle D'Histoire Locale D'Ixelles, 1990
Elsene - Jean-Baptiste Meunierstraat

Images

The grave of Jean-Baptiste Meunier at Ixelles Cimetière, Brussels.
Picture by Androom (06 Mar 2004)

 


Meyen, Harry

Published: 29 Jun 2013
Last update: 29 Jun 2013