Jean-Hilaire Belloc

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Jean-Hilaire Belloc

Birthdate: (80)
Death: December 9, 1866 (80)
Immediate Family:

Husband of Louise Swanton Belloc
Father of Louis Belloc

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About Jean-Hilaire Belloc

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Hilaire_Belloc

Jean-Hilaire Belloc (27 November 1786, Nantes – 9 December 1866, Paris) was a French painter.

Life

Belloc was a student in the studio of Antoine Gros then of Jean-Baptiste Regnault. He won a medal at the 1810 Paris Salon for his Death of Gaul, friend of Ossian.

He was professor of drawing at the l'École-de-Médecine. He was made a Chevalier of the légion d'honneur in 1864. A bust of him was placed in the cimetière du Père Lachaise in November 2006.

Family

On 2 June 1821 he married Louise Swanton, an accomplished writer and translator of English literature into French. Their son, Louis, would later marry Bessie Rayner Parkes, a prominent English feminist who remained a close personal friend of Swanton's long after the premature death of her husband. Louis Belloc and Parkes had two children who became writers: Marie Adelaide Belloc Lowndes and Hilaire Belloc.

Works

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Hilaire_Belloc#Works

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Jean-Hilaire Belloc's Timeline

1786
November 27, 1786
1830
1830
Age 43
1866
December 9, 1866
Age 80