Gustave Courbet was a French artist born on June 10, 1819. Courbet contributed to the Realist movement and died on December 31, 1877. Get notified when Gustave Courbet's biography is complete:
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)
A rebellious painter shocks the French Salon and courts his brothers wife
Painting in the shadow of your best friend