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French Academic Classical artist
born 1846 - died 1909
Jacquet was born on 25th May, 1846 in
Paris. Gustave Jean Jacquet was a pupil of Bouguereau and for
his debut at the Paris Salon in 1865 Gustave
Jean Jacquet exhibited 'The Reverie' which was very much
in his master's style. Gustave Jean
Jacquet received a third
class medal in 1868 with his painting 'Army
Outing in the 16th Century'. In 1875 Jacquet
won a first class medal and Gustave Jean
Jacquet was decorated
with the Legion d' Honneur in 1879.
During the 19th century, particularly in France, people developed a vivid
fascination with the past and paintings of the bygone eras were in demand.
specialised in painting girl bodys, portraits and
genre subjects in which Gustave Jean Jacquet evoked the
elegance of the 16th, 17th and 18th
centuries. These paintings were exquisitely
painted with every attention paid to detail;
his use of colour is rich and vibrant and
his rendition of luxurious cloth is
outstanding. Jacquet died in Paris in 1909.