22.5.17

Hugues MERLE


Hugues Merle (1822-1881) à Paris, est un peintre français. Il est le père du peintre Georges Merle.

Hugues Merle (1823-1881) was a French painter who mostly depicted sentimental or moral subjects. He has often been compared with William-Adolphe Bouguereau.

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  1. Beautiful! This appears to be Hester and her little girl from Nathaniel Hawthorn's "The Scarlet Letter" (hence the red A on her dress). This captures her beauty and spirit so well!

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    1. Many thanks for the information Anfinwen !!

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