Month of Art: Day 8 Marcus Sextus, 1799

(Marcus Sextus 1799, Pierre- Marcisse Guérin) {I sincerely apologize for how long it took me to post this. This is the first time I have sat down at a computer for days.} Pierre- Marcisse Guérin, born 1774 in Paris, France, was the student of Jean-Baptiste Regnault, Grand Pix winner for his painting Alexandre and Diogène (1776). He was a relatively popularContinue reading “Month of Art: Day 8 Marcus Sextus, 1799”

Month of Art: Day 3 The Storm, 1880

                               (The Storm 1880, Pierre Auguste Cot) Lo and behold! It is my first French painter. This time, I chose a painter who is more well known in the artistic world. Pierre Auguste Cot was born 1837 in Southern France andContinue reading “Month of Art: Day 3 The Storm, 1880”