French, 19th century, male.
Born 1814; died 1895.
Painter, engraver, art dealer. History painting.
The painter Louis Martinet (1814-1895) became widely known for organising independent exhibitions in a gallery space at 26, Boulevard des Italiens. Amongst his many activities, Martinet founded the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts together with Théophile Gautier in ...