Artist: Jean-Gabriel Domergue
Size: 20" x 26"
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Jean-Gabriel Domergue (1889–1962) was a painter known for his portraits of Parisian women. Born in Bordeaux, he studied at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, and exhibited works at the Salon des Artistes Français at the age of 17. In 1920, he was awarded the prestigious Prix de Rome. In addition to his portraits of nudes, he was a highly sought after painter in aristocratic circles. In 1955, he was appointed curator at the Jacquemart-André Museum in Paris 1955. Under his leadership, numerous exhibitions were held. Most notable were his tributes to Leonardo da Vinci, Georges Seurat, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Vincent van Gogh, Berthe Morisot, and Francisco de Goya. Today, his works can be found in prestigious collections around the world, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and the Royal Collection in London.