Henri Fantin-Latour: À fleur de peau

Best known for his still lifes and group portraits, Fantin-Latour is a somewhat more complex artist than he appears to be. Very attached from his youth to the faithful reproduction of reality, Fantin also explored a more poetic vein approaching that of the Symbolists.
, 'Autoportrait dessinant ,' 1860, Musée du Luxembourg

Henri Fantin-Latour

Autoportrait dessinant , 1860

Musée du Luxembourg

, 'Un Atelier aux Batignolles,' 1870, Musée du Luxembourg

Henri Fantin-Latour

Un Atelier aux Batignolles, 1870

Musée du Luxembourg