Sicard, Nicolas

PAINTER (FRANCE)
BORN 9 Jan 1846, Lyon - DIED 4 Jan 1920, Lyon
GRAVE LOCATION Lyon: Cimetière de Loyasse , 43, rue du Cardinal-Gerlier

Nicolas Sicard studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons under Vibert and Danguin. He exhibited at the Salon in Lyons and became the director of the École des Beaux-Arts in later years. He depicted many scenes of life in Lyons and the Musée des Beaux-Arts has his work in its collection. The préfecture du Rhône was decorated with his paintings. A street was named after him in Lyons.

Work: "L’Entrée du pont de la Guillotière à Lyon" (1879, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lyons).

Images

The grave of Nicolas Sicard at the Loyasse Cimetière, Lyon.
Picture by Androom (03 Dec 2007)

 


Sickert, Walter

Published: 13 Jul 2008
Last update: 13 Jul 2008