List of Artists → Théodule Ribot
French figure, history a. still life painter. R. studied at the Chalons arts and crafts school a. in the studio of A. B. Glaize in Paris. Together with other Refusées like Whistler a. Fantin-Latour he founded the Salon du Champ-de-Mars in 1859, but since 1861 he also exhibited at the Salon. In 1878 he was made chevalier du Legion d'Honneur. Mus.: Paris (Louvre), Amsterdam, Chicago, Stockholm, Stuttgart, Vienna a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.