Pencil a. bistre, heightened with white, 32 x 24 cm, lo. le. as well as up. le. sign. Bouton, unframed. - French architecture painter a. stage designer, pupil of J.-L. David a. J.-V. Bertin, in 1824 he was awarded the cross of the legion of honour for his precise depictions of church monuments, since 1810 he exhibited regularly at the Paris salon. - Mus.: Bordeaux, Grenoble, Rouen, Saint-Lo a. others. - Lit.: Saur, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.