Auguste André Lançon

St. Claude, Jura, 1836 – Paris 1887

“ Pupil of Bonnefond in Lyon and Picot in Paris. Copied the old Netherlanders in the Louvre. Delacroix, Courbet, Corot, Millet, and Th. Rousseau became his models … Devoted himself under Barye’s and Delacroix’ influence mainly to the depiction of predators ”

(Thieme-Becker XXII, 285 f.).

“ That would be great! I will send out a check tomorrow for … Followed by a payment in July then one in August. Thank you for your flexability. Kindest Regards ”

(Mr. L. A. F., June 22, 2004)