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Moreau-Nélaton, Étienne

    Full Name: Moreau-Nélaton, Étienne

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1859

    Date Died: 1927

    Place Born: Fère-en-Tardenois, Hauts-de-France, Paris, France

    Place Died: Fère-en-Tardenois, Hauts-de-France, Paris, France

    Home Country/ies: France

    Subject Area(s): French (culture or style) and painting (visual works)

    Career(s): art collectors


    Painter, collector and Corot scholar, published a series of monagraphs on 19th century painters based on archival documents. Moreau-Nélaton was the son of Adolphe Moreau and Camille Moreau-Nélaton, both of whom were artists. After 1871 he studied in the studio of Albert Maignant. He became an etcher and ceramicist.

    Selected Bibliography

    and Robaut, Alfred. Histoire de Corot et de ses Åuvres. Paris: H. Floury, 1905.


    Bazin 484; Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris. De Corot aux impressionnistes : donations Moreau-Nélaton. Paris: Bibliothèque nationale/Réunion des musées nationaux, 1991.


    "Moreau-Nélaton, Étienne." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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