Moreau-Nélaton, Étienne

Full Name: 
Moreau-Nélaton, Étienne
Date Born: 
1859
Date Died: 
1927
Place Born: 
Fère-en-Tardnois; Paris
Place Died: 
Fère-en-Tardnois; Paris
Home Country: 
France
Gender: 
male
Overview: 

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