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BOILLY, Louis Leopold (Leopold Boilly Louis, 1761, La bassée - 1845, Paris), painter, author of the genre scenes and portraits.
French painter and graphic artist. The son of a wood carver. Youth spent in Douai (1774-1778.), Then moved to Arras, where he studied with D. Donker (1778-1785.), Masters, faux From 1785 he lived in Paris.
BOILLY Louis Leopold Boiliy, Louis Leopold (1761, La Bosse - 1845, Paris)
Douai (1774–1778), where he was the artist of the engraver, he was in his youth’s life. Calvet de la Palun, who commissioned the painting of 1789-1791 (four of them Saint-Omer, musée). These little preachy or gallant scenes ("Misery of love", London, the Wallace collection; "An Impromptu concert, or a Prize of Harmony", 1790, Saint-Omer, Museum) reminiscent of the work of the Fragonard. In 1791 - 1824 Boilly exhibited his works at the Salon. It was a success for the late eighteenth century. It wondered how many people sometimes wondered passions of the "encyclopedic" curiosity, valued and heroism. The picture was taken from the bottom of the picture. Their topics Boilly borrows from contemporary life. Ges ara Vik Vik ara ara ara "" "" "" "" "" "" "" 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 drawing drawing drawing drawing; of Charlotte Corday ", Versailles, Museum Lambine). However, it’s not important. The life of the spirit of the paris is life of the spirit of the paris, life is about the style of the vignettes. For the thoroughness of the image, which is sometimes used for the grisaille, imitating engraving, often for the illusionist (1809, Paris, musée Carnavalet) and detects Dorling, XVIIth century (Ter Borch, Dou, van Mieris), so beloved by collectors. Chronicle of the workshop, a series of "workshops" - a topic that is widely spread in the XIX century ("Workshop of the young artist", 1800, Moscow, Museum of Fine Arts. AS Pushkin; "Houdon in his Studio" , 1804, Paris, Museum of Decorative Art, art by Boilly (he performed more than a thousand portraits), combining simultaneously and a group of individuals (27) the painting "Meeting of the artists in the Studio of Isabey", 1798, Paris, Louvre). It is clearly defined that it was a "scenes interview" ("" Christophe Philippe ", 1803, private collection; "Madame Oberkampf with two daughters in the chew valley", 1803, ibid.). Individuals of the bourgeois portrait busts; Paris, musée Marmottan, David ("Robes-Pierre", Lille, musée des Beaux-arts), and the perception - the paintings of Greuze and Vigee-Lebrun ("Bertholletia Dubois", Paris, Louvre). In his drawings Boilly often used watercolor ("Punished child", Lille, musée des Beaux-arts), he also created prints and lithogra-FII ("Faces", 1823). Such a group of neoclassical artists artists ("snag", "Christ", 1812, Oxford, chapel Magdalenae MS); He prefers a direct image of reality ("Rain", Paris, Louvre). France (Paris, Louvre, Musée Carnavalet, Musée Marmottan; Lille, Musée des Beaux-arts, Saint-Omer, Museum) and in London (the Wallace collection), St. Petersburg (State Hermitage) and Moscow (Museum of Fine Arts. AS Pushkin).