Tenré, Henry

BORN 14 Oct 1854, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yvelines - DIED 29 Jan 1926, Paris: 16e
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: Auteuil Cimetière, Rue Claude Lorrain, Auteuil

Henry Tenré grew up in his birthplace Saint-Germain-en-Laye and there he discovered art at the new museum in the palace there. He was educated at the École-des-beaux-arts in Paris and his teachers were Edmond Yon, Gustave Boulanger and Jules Lefebvre.

He held positions in the financial world to earn himself a living until he debuted at the Salon in 1883. From that time onwards he exhibited for the rest of his life and in 1900 he received abronze medal at the Universal Exhibition in Paris. He was made a chevalier de la Légion d'honneur afterwards.

Related persons
• was pupil to Lefebvre, Jules


The grave of Arthur Aguado and Henry Tenré at the Auteuil Cemetery, Paris.
Picture by Androom (04 Nov 2016)


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Published: 18 Dec 2016
Last update: 7 Oct 2018