Jules Aviat

French, 1844-1931 Biography

Jules Aviat was born at Brienne-le-Chateau, in the Department of Aube, and was a pupil of E. Hebert, Leon Bonnat, and Lafrance. He was most known for his female portraits, although he is also strong in male portraiture. His imaginative pictures are always graceful, refined, decorative in treatment, and charmingly delicate in color.