Alexandre Cabanel
(French, 1823 - 1889)
Self Portrait
by Alexandre Cabanel
This person is associated with: Academism

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.


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Name:Alexandre Cabanel
Dates:1823 - 1889
Nationality:French
Sex:Male
Self Portraits
This artist has 67 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Musée Fabre(France - Montpellier)19 artworks
Private collection14 artworks
Musée d'Orsay(France - Paris)4 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - Saint Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)3 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Béziers(France - Béziers)3 artworks
Uknown owner2 artworks
Baltimore Museum of Art(United States - Baltimore)2 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)2 artworks
Musée Duplessis(France - Carpentras)2 artworks
Musée National du Chateau de Compiegne(France - Paris)2 artworks
Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille(France - Lille)1 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

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