Trivium Art History
Marie Bracquemond
Pierre Bracquemond as a Child, 1878 — Marie Bracquemond,

Pierre Bracquemond as a Child

Marie Bracquemond, 1878

Trivium runs on passion, with your help.

All of our public domain images are available for free, but your choice to download & donate helps us bring more art history to the world.

Download & DonateDownload for free

Marie Bracquemond's son Pierre would have been about 8 years old at the time of this lovingly detailed portrait. Already recognizable by his widows-peak and close-cropped hair, Pierre looks relatively unchanged 9 years later when we see him at his painting lessions. Pierre would later write "La Vie de Felix et Marie Bracquemond" — telling the story of his parent's tempestuous and ultimately frustrated lives. 

Read More