List of Artists → Léon Richet
Landscape painter of the Barbizon school. R. was pupil of J. Lefebvre, G. Boulanger a. N. V. Diaz. The artist won numerous awards. His paintings captivate by their subtle use of back light. Mus.: Nice, Reims, Antwerp, Albany, Leeds, Montreal, Wiesbaden a. others. Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.