Oil/canvas, 49 x 66 cm. - German-french figure a. history painter, studied at the Vienna academy, settled in Paris where he was naturalized in 1870, exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1840 to 1889 as well as at the Paris world exhibitions. - Mus.: London (Wallace Coll.), Wien (Kunsthist. Mus.), Versailles. - Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.