Meissonier, Jean-Louis

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Meissonier, Jean-Louis Gender: M
born on 21 February 1815 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Lyon, France, 45n45, 4e51
Timezone LMT m4e51 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 01°44' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 24°24 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 19°00'

Jean-Louis Meissonier


French painter who started out as an illustrator with a fine technique for detail with photographic exactitude. Some of his still life paintings hang in major museums today, reflecting the popular taste of his period. Meissonier's works include "The Errand Boy," 1836, "The Gamblers," 1855 and "The Emperor At Solferino," 1861. During his time he gained great popularity with both the public and collectors and made $80,000 through the sales of his work.

Meissonier died on January 31, 1891, Paris, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Gauquelin Vol 4/752


  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Financial success in field
  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Illustrator)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection