Leon Cogniet Paintings
Our cogniet paintings are 100 hand painted on canvas by skilled artists.
Leon cogniet paintings. He was born in paris. Léon cogniet 1794 1880 the abduction of rebecca by a knight templar c 1828 oil on canvas 32 7 x 39 7 cm the metropolitan museum of art the whitney collection promised gift of wheelock whitney iii and purchase gift of mr. However it was whilst studying at cogniet s studio that meissonier witnessed his master painting a military work which when completed in 1835 would be referred to as l expédition d egypte sous les ordres de bonaparte in 1798 the 1798 egyptian expedition under the command of bonaparte. 5 1 2 x 6 1 2 in.
950 kb léon cogniet autoportrait jpg 319 380. He is probably best remembered as a teacher with over one hundred well known students. Cogniet in 1865 in 1827 he created a series of murals on the life of saint stephen for the church of saint nicholas des champs. From 1833 to 1835 he painted a scene from napoleon s expedition to egypt on one of the ceilings at the louvre.
Leon cogniet french 1794 1880 portrait de vleughels de antoine pesne graphite and charcoal on heavy paper. Léon cogniet 29 august 1794 20 november 1880 was a french history and portrait painter. Tintoretto painting his dead daughter was created by léon cogniet in romanticism style. Meissonier was fascinated to watch cogniet working on the painting soldiers were hired in for the day dressed in republican uniform as well as dragoons and artillerymen and their horses.
Mcveigh by exchange 2003 new york ny. In 1812 he enrolled at the école des beaux arts where he studied with pierre narcisse guérin. View leon cogniet s artworks on artnet. Learn about the artist and find an in depth biography exhibitions original artworks the latest news and sold auction prices.
Cogniet leon the artist in his room at the villa medici rome jpg 400 476. His father was a painter and wallpaper designer. Pesne voir la peinture au musee du louvre this is a drawing by leon cogniet of the painting by antoine pesne of vleughels in the musee du louvre paris. Briséis rendue à achille découvre dans sa tente le corps de patrocle léon cogniet 1815 oenone refuse de secourir pâris au siège de troie léon cogniet 1816 hélène délivrée par castor et pollux léon cogniet 1817.