Franz Charlet: Children at play

Charlet

Children at Play, n.d.
Franz Charlet
Belgian,1862-1928
Oil on panel

Charlet was one of the most important Impressionist painters in the new Belgian school and one of the founders of a group known as “The Ten.” He studied at the L’Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris with Gerome, Duran, and Lefebvre.

Private collection of Michele Bechtell and Edward Fritzi

 

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