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Eugène Carrière

(French, 1849–1906)

elise carrière, eldest daughter of the artist by eugène carrière

Eugène Carrière

Elise Carrière, Eldest Daughter of the artist

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Eugène Carrière

In Mother's Arms

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Biography

Timeline

1849
Born at Gournay, Seine-et-Marne
1851
Moves to Strasbourg
1862
Attends courses at the Strasbourg Academy and wins regular prizes
1864 - 1867
Works with the lithographer, Auguste Munch
1868
Leaves Strasbourg for Saint-Quentin to work for the lithographer Moureau Sees portraits by Quentin La Tour in the Musée Lucyer and joins the La Tour school
1869
Sees works by Rubens in Louvre and enters Cabanel's studio at l'Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris
1870
Unable to return to Strasbourg then besieged by Germans, enlists and joins garrison of Neuf-Brisach and taken prisoner and interned at Dresden where he visits the Dresden museums
1871
Returns to Strasbourg
1872
Moves to Paris and re-enters l'Eocle des Beaux-Arts with a grant from the Department of Seine-et-Oise. Works in the studio of Jules Chéret
1877 - 1878
Goes to London with his wife and works for Marcus Ward & Co.
Birth of his daughter, Elise