French, 18th – 19th century, male.
Born 25 April 1772, in Strasbourg; died 7 December 1811, in Perugia, Italy.
Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.
Zix was a 'soldier-painter' of humble origins. His career began in an official capacity in 1805, when he became the protégé of the Emperor and Vivant-Denon. He exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1810....