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Sailboats in a Bay - Georges d'Espagnat (1870-1950)
Georges d’Espagnat was born on August 14, 1870 in Melun, Seine and Marne.
Starting right from the beginning of his career, Georges d’Espagnat had the desire to assert his originality artistically.
He began his training in Paris, but quickly preferred to study and work alone with subjects of his choice: primarily still life, nudes, and genre paintings. He went to the Louvre every day to study the proportions of the body in the antique section. D’Espagnat greatly admired painters like Poussin, Rembrandt, Rubens, and Delacroix. He also took some classes on his free time at the académies libres de [...]