Pierre-Paul Prud'hon

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Style: Neo-Classicism;Romanticism

Place: Cluny

Born: 1758

Death: 1823

Nationality: France

Biography:

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (April 4, 1758 - February 16, 1823) was a French Romantic painter and draughtsman best known for his allegorical paintings and portraits. Pierre-Paul Prud'hon was born in Cluny, Saône-et-Loire. He received his training in the French provinces and went to Italy when he was twenty-six years old to continue his education. On his r...