Timeline

1804
Born in Paris, France
1819
Pupil of Pierre Narcisse Guerin and Antoine Gros
1822
Met Eugene Delacroix
1827
Debuted at the Salon
1836
Became the drawing teacher to the Duchess of Orleans
1841
Received the Légion d'honneur
1869
Died in Paris, France

Public Collections

Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Louvre Museum, Paris, France
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York , NY
Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
National Gallery, London, UK
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA