Guillaume SEIGNAC

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FrenchBorn Guillaume SEIGNAC

French painter

Born on September 25, 1870 in Rennes , France

Died on October 2, 1924 in Paris , France

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Guillaume Seignac (French pronunciation: [ɡijom sɛɲak]; 25 September 1870 – 2 October 1924) was a French academic painter.

...   Guillaume Seignac (French pronunciation: [ɡijom sɛɲak]; 25 September 1870 – 2 October 1924) was a French academic painter.


Childhood
Guillaume was born in Rennes in 1870, and died in Paris in 1924. He started training at the Académie Julian in Paris, where he spent 1889 through 1895. He had many teachers there, including Gabriel Ferrier, William-Adolphe Bouguereau, and Tony Robert-Fleury.


Career
In addition to his training in the academic style, much of Seignac's work displayed classical themes and style, for example, his use of diaphanous drapery covering a woman's body is reminiscent of classical style, in particular the sculptor Phidias. In 1897, Guillaume Seignac regularly exhibited at the Salon and won several honors, including in 1900 honorable mention and in 1903 a Third Class medal.


List of paintings

An Afternoon Rest
Admiring Beauty
Beauty at the Well
Confidence
Cupid And Psyche
Cupid Disarmed

Cupid's Folly
Diana Hunting
Faunesse

Innocence
L'Abandon
La Libellule

La Paresseuse
Loves Advances
Nude on the Beach

Nymph
Nymph at the Fountain
Nymph With Cupids

Pierrot's Embrace
Psyche
Reflections
The Awakening of Psyche
The Fragrant Iris
The Muse
The Wave
Vanity
Venus And Cupid
Virginity
Young Woman Naked on a Settee
Young Woman of Pompeii on a Terrace


References


External links
Media related to Guillaume Seignac at Wikimedia Commons
Gallery Archived 24 September 2020 at the Wayback Machine at Museum Syndicate



Biography from Wikipedia (see original) under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

 

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