Bonnefond, Jean-Claude

PAINTER (FRANCE)
BORN 27 Mar 1796, Lyon - DIED 27 Jun 1860, Lyon
GRAVE LOCATION Lyon: Cimetière de Loyasse , 43, rue du Cardinal-Gerlier (18, D)

Jean-Claude Bonnefond was educated at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons. In 1828 he travelled to Italy and he stayed at Rome and Naples. After his return to Lyons he taught at the École des Beaux-Arts and he became it's director in 1831.

In 1834 he received the Légion d'honneur. His work is in the collection of the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Lyons.

Related persons
• has grave monument designed by Bonnet, Guillaume
• was teacher to Chenu, Fleury

Sources
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• Hours, Henri, Maryannick Lavigne-Louis, Marie-Madeleine Vallette-D'Osia, Lyon - La Cimetière de Loyasse, Conseil Général du Rhône, Lyon, 1996

Images

The grave of Jean-Claude Bonnefond at the Loyasse Cimetière, Lyon.
Picture by Androom (03 Dec 2007)

 


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Published: 4 Jul 2008
Last update: 4 Jul 2008