Madame Guillaumin

Armand Guillaumin (1841-1927): Madame Guillaumin, c.1885
Guillaumin exhibited at the Salon des Refusés in 1863. He participated in six of the eight Impressionist exhibitions. In 1886 he became a friend of Vincent van Gogh whose brother Theo sold some of his works… He was finally able to quit his government job and concentrate on painting full-time in 1891, when he won 100,000 francs in the state lottery…

Armand Guillaumin - Madame Guillaumin

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