BORN 14 Oct 1854, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yveslines - 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.
was pupil to Lefebvre, Jules