- VINTAGE MAGAZINES
- HARPERS WEEKLY
- 1879 Jean Louis Ernst Meissonier Portrait Harpers Painter Sculptor
1879 Jean Louis Ernst Meissonier Painter Sculptor
We are pleased to offer this 131+ year old ORIGINAL Harper's Weekly article and illustration, JEAN LOUIS ERNST MEISSONIER. Published October 11, 1879, this article discusses the life and work of the famous French painter.
Jean-Louis Ernest Meissonier (21 February 1815 - 31 January 1891) was a French classical painter and sculptor famous for his depictions of Napoleon, his armies and military themes. He documented sieges and manoeuvres and was the teacher of Adouard Detaille.
Paper size is 11" x 16" and includes 1 Engraving portrait and extensive article (HW00056)
Very Good - no soiling or foxing. Light staining around the borders. Excellent engraving for framing.