Jules Dupré
(French, 1811 - 1889)
Portrait of the Artist
by Jules Dupré
This person is associated with: Barbizon school

French landscape painter  He was a member of the Barbizon school of landscape painters, who worked in and around the village of Barbizon (Fontainebleau) in the mid-19th century.

Dupré exhibited first at the Salon in 1831, and three years later was awarded a second-class medal. In the same year he went to England, where he was impressed by the works of the English artist, Constable.  He learnt how to express movement in nature with the expanses of sky in different weather conditions.  The artist was awarded the Légion d'honneur in 1848.

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Name:Jules Dupré
Dates:1811 - 1889
Self Portraits
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Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection13 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)8 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of Art(United States - Philadelphia, PA)7 artworks
Musée d'Orsay(France - Paris)5 artworks
Minneapolis Institute of Arts(United States - Minneapolis, Minnesota)4 artworks
Walters Art Museum - Baltimore(United States - Baltimore, Maryland)4 artworks
Uknown owner3 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)3 artworks
Musée d’Art et d’Histoire Louis Senlecq(France - L'Isle-Adam)2 artworks
Sheffield City Art Galleries(England - Sheffield)2 artworks
Leeds Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Leeds)2 artworks

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

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