Echard, Auguste Daniel Charles
French, 19th century, male.
Born c. 1820, in St-Lucien, near Beauvais.
Painter. Church interiors. Murals.
From 1838 to 1844 Auguste Echard was a regular exhibitor at the Paris Salon. With his Flemish Realism and his way of filtering light through stained glass, he was a successor to Peeter Neefs and the other 17th-century Dutch painters of church interiors, the genre in which he specialised....