Auguste Lepere

Auguste Lepere/ Auguste-Louis Lepère

France 1849 - 1918

Painting, Etching

Auguste Lepere
Auguste-Louis Lepère
Male
France
1849

The French artist Auguste Lepere was one of the most renowned etchers and wood carvers of his time. Known for combining the two styles in the same piece, as well as reviving wood engraving in Europe, he has created over 150 etchings and 200 wood engravings during his career.

Featured image: Auguste Lepere – Landscape With Two Figures (detail), by 1918. Photo credits wikipedia.org.
Image used for illustrative purposes only.