Victor Charreton

France 1864 - 1936


Victor Charreton
Victor Charreton
March 22, 2013
Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice.

Victor Charreton grew up in a wealthy family. The artist soon manifested a taste for poetry and painting. His law studies lead him to the profession of attorney at the Court of Appeal of Lyon. In 1893, he married the daughter of an entrepreneur from Puy-de-Dôme. Victor Charreton began his career at the Salon of the Lyons Society of Fine Arts in 1894. In 1902, he sold his study to devote himself entirely to painting.

Featured image: Victor Charreton – Hiver, 1910 – image courtesy of Leighton Fine Art