ON CANVAS, SIGNED
WORKED AND EXHIBITED IN FRANCE, C.1910
X 13 INCHES
Ludovic Alleaume was born in Angers, France in 1859. He studied with
Hérbert and Luc-Oliver Merson at l’École des Beaux-Arts
Alleaume exhibited consistently at the Salon des Artistes Français
from 1883 until 1938, the Salon des Humoristes, Salon d’Hiver
and the Société des Peintres-lithographies.
He won many prizes including the Prix Bonnat and was awarded the Chevalier
de la Légion d’Honneur in 1927.
In 1890 Alleaume traveled to Palestine where he completed many drawings
that comprise a suite of work. Alleaume collaborated with the Revue
de Bretagne et d’Anjou. He also created illustrations for Monde
Alleaume is represented in the Musée de Beaux-Arts de Rennes.