Baudry, Paul Jacques Aimé

PAINTER (FRANCE)
BORN 7 Nov 1828, La-Roche-sur-Yon - DIED 17 Jan 1886, Paris
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: Père Lachaise, Rue du Repos 16 (division 04, ligne 1, AA, 16)

Paul Baudry studied with M.M. Drolling. In 1850 he won the Prix de Rome for his "Zenobia found on the Banks of the Araxes". He created historical and mythological paintings. He was influenced by Correggio. In 1861 he created "Charlotte Corday afthe the Murder of Murat". In 1874 he made wall paintings for the foyer of the Opera in Paris. He painted portraits of Charles Garnier, Edmond About and others. Baudry was a member of the Académie des beaux-arts.

Related persons
• painted About, Edmond
• was teacher to Badin, Jules


Images

The grave of Paul Baudry at Père Lachaise, Paris.
Picture by Androom (24 Oct 2014)

 

Sources
• Le Clère, Marcel, Cimetières & Sepultures de Paris, Hachette, Paris, 1978
Winkler Prins Encyclopedie (editie 1909), 1909
Paul-Jacques-Aimé Baudry - Wikipedia
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Bauer, Heinrich

Published: 8 Nov 2014
Last update: 30 Dec 2017