List of Artists → Léon Richet
Léon Richet (Solesmes 1847 - Paris 1907) - Artist
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.