Lhermitte, Léon Augustin (M)

Surname: Lhermitte
Forename(s): Léon Augustin
b. 31 July 1844. d. 28 July 1925. Nationality: French. VIAF.
Painter, etcher, pastellist, and illustrator. Born in Mont-St-Père, Aisne, France. Moved to Paris in 1863. Studied at the École Impériale de Dessin. Specialized in scenes of rural life. Co-founder and vice-president of the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts. Awarded the Commander of the Légion d’Honneur in 1911. Member of the Institut de France. Exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français and Exposition Universelle (1899 and 1900). Biographical information: Benezit. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
An Autumn Dirge 1892 Good Words Illustrator 5022
Summer Day Break 1893 Good Words Illustrator 5046