Ary Scheffer
(French, 1795 - 1858)
Self Portrait
by Ary Scheffer
This person is associated with: Romanticism

Dutch Romantic painter who spent most of his life and career in France; he became a French citizen in 1850.

Trained by his father, court painter of Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland during Napoleon's Empire, Scheffer came to France in 1811 after his father's death. There, he studied under Guérin but did not follow his neoclassical style, favouring instead the emerging Romanticism.


Name:Ary Scheffer
Dates:1795 - 1858
Self Portraits
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Musée du Louvre - Paris4 artworks
Private collection4 artworks
Wallace Collection - London4 artworks
National Gallery - London2 artworks
National Museum of Western Art - Tokyo1 artworks
National Portrait Gallery - London1 artworks
Dordrechts Museum1 artworks
Château de Versailles1 artworks
Waddesdon Manor (National Trust, UK)1 artworks
Victoria and Albert Museum - London1 artworks
Hamburger Kunsthalle1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1858).