Gustave Courbet was a French artist born on June 10, 1819. Courbet contributed to the Realist movement and died on December 31, 1877.
Painting is an essentially concrete art and can only consist of the representation of real and existing things
I quite like the subject of violent exercise. It makes the most surprising painting you can imagine.
Nudes teach you everything you need to know (to paint landscapes)
Painting in the shadow of a best friend