Courtois, Gustave Claude Étienne
French, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 18 May 1853, in Pusey; died 25 November 1923, in Paris.
Painter. Historical subjects, scenes with figures, portraits, figures, local figures, landscapes, sporting subjects. Church decoration, theatre decoration.
Gustave Claude Étienne Courtois was a pupil of Gérôme at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He designed large decorations for churches, for the town hall in Neuilly-sur-Seine and for the foyer of the Odéon theatre in Paris, where he depicted the famous figures of ...