Layraud, Joseph Fortuné Séraphin
French, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 15 October 1834, in La Roche-sur-le-Buis; died 1912, in Valenciennes.
Painter. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.
Joseph Layraud studied under Henri Loubon, Léon Cogniet and Tony Robert-Fleury. He was awarded the Grand Prix de Rome in 1863. He taught at the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Valenciennes....