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Ferdinand Victor Leon Roybet

 (1840 - 1920)
Ferdinand Victor Leon Roybet was active/lived in France.  Ferdinand Roybet is known for portrait, figure and genre painting, engraving.

Ferdinand Victor Leon Roybet

Ferdinand Roybet (1840-1920) was born in Uzès (Gard) April 12, 1840 and died in Paris April 10, 1920.  He is considered a portrait and genre painter from the French School.  Roybet was also an engraver.

Roybet received his first training as a print maker at the Academy in Lyon, France. He then traveled to Paris to study with Jean Vibert (1840-1902) at the Beaux-Arts Academie.

In 1865, Roybet debuted at the Salon des Champs-Elysèes with two small watercolors.  In the Salon of 1866, he exhibited Unfoursous Henri III, which was purchased by Princess Mathilde.  This sale solidified his career and future as a genre painter.  Roybet's small costume paintings of Musketeers and handsome gentle  ...  Displaying 750 of 2126 characters.

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About  Ferdinand Victor Leon Roybet

Born:  1840 - Uzes, France
Died:   1920 - Paris, France
Known for:  portrait, figure and genre painting, engraving