|born on||2 May 1811 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )|
|Place||Rennes, France, 48n05, 1w41|
|Timezone||LMT m1w41 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||11°36' 07°55 Asc. 26°26'|
French art critic and historical painter.
He produced historical pictures of a rather conventional classical type.
He also painted frescoes in the Saint Clotilde Basilica. But he is known principally as a critic of art. Besides his writings, as perpetual secretary of the Académie des Beaux-Arts, he contributed to the Revue des Deux Mondes and other periodicals.
Count Delaborde was elected to the Institute in 1868 and was conservator of the department of prints in the National Library, Paris, from 1855 to 1885.
He died 18 May 1899.
Gaquelin vol 4
- Vocation : Art : Art critic
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist