Manet, Julie

ART COLLECTOR, MODEL, DIARIST (FRANCE)
BORN 14 Nov 1878, Paris - DIED 14 Jul 1966, Paris
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: Passy Cimetière, 2 Rue du Commandant Schloesing (division 02 (opposite division 13))

Julie Manet was the only child of painter Berthe Morisot and Eugène Manet, who was the brother of Édouard Manet. By the time she was sixteen years old both her parents had died and Stéphane Mallarmé became her guardian. She was also supported by Renoir and he painted her in 1894. She looked very good and was also painted by her mother, Manet and other artists.

In 1900 she married the painter Ernest Rouart. Her niece Jeanni Gobillard married Paul Valéry at the same time. She had three sons.
After her death her teenage diary was published. It covers the years 1893 to 1899 and gives detailed information about the life of the impressionist painters as well as the Dreyfus Affair.

Family
• Mother: Morisot, Berthe
• Husband: Rouart, Ernest (1900-1942, Paris: Passy)

Related persons
• was painted by Morisot, Berthe

Sources
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julie_Manet

Images

The grave of Ernest Rouart and Julie Manet at Passy Cemetery, Paris.
Picture by Androom (06 Nov 2016)

 


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Published: 27 Nov 2016
Last update: 27 Nov 2016