1815 - 1879
Couture was born in Senlis, and studied under Gros and Delaroche. He exhibited at the Salon from 1840. He painted subject-pieces and portraits. Couture was an influential teacher and his many students included Puvis de Chavannes and Manet.
Imitator of Thomas Couture
The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN