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

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

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


Name:Ary Scheffer
Dates:1795 - 1858
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Top owners of works by this artist
Musée du Louvre - Paris4 artworks
Private collection4 artworks
National Gallery - London2 artworks
Dordrechts Museum1 artworks
Château de Versailles1 artworks
Wallace Collection - London1 artworks
Hamburger Kunsthalle1 artworks
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool1 artworks
National Museum of Western Art - Tokyo1 artworks

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