Alexandre Cabanel
(French, 1823 - 1889)
Self Portrait (aged 17)
by Alexandre Cabanel
This person is associated with: Academism
French Academic painter.

He won the Second Prix de Rome in 1845 for The Christ in the Praetorium (the first prize was attributed to François-Léon Benouville).

His most famous painting was The Birth of Venus, bought by Napoleon III after his exhibition in the Salon of 1863.

Name:Alexandre Cabanel
Dates:1823 - 1889
Nationality:French
Sex:Male
Self Portraits
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Top owners of works by this artist
Musée Fabre - Montpellier18 artworks
Private collection14 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - Paris4 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts - Béziers3 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-Petersburg3 artworks
Musee National du Chateau de Compiegne2 artworks
Musée Duplessis - Carpentras2 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY2 artworks
Baltimore Museum of Art2 artworks
Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, CT1 artworks
Musee du Petit Palais - Paris1 artworks

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Explanation:
This person died over 70 years ago (in 1889).