William-Adolphe Bouguereau was a French artist born on November 30, 1825. Bouguereau contributed to the Neoclassical and Academic movements and died on August 19, 1905.
Creativity vs the Académie
Virtuoso painter, political chameleon, complete jerk
Painted for Marie Antoinette and never made a dime
"The world is not big enough for myself and Picasso"