Herbert Schmalz was born in England to a German father - Schmalz is best known under that name, but changed his name to Carmichael in 19...
Sunday, October 14, 2012
Lady Holding A Fan, By ~ Jules Charles Aviat ~ 1844 - 1931.
Jules Charles Aviat (1844 - 1931) [Jules Aviat, Jules-Charles Aviat]
E. Hebert, Leon Bonnat, and Lafrance
Jules Aviat was born at Brienne-le-Chateau, in the Department of Aube, and is a pupil of E. Hebert,
Leon Bonnat, and Lafrance. His female portraits are especially esteemed, although he is also strong in
male portraiture. His imaginative pictures are always graceful, refined, decorative
in treatment, and charmingly delicate in color.