Academic

Academic Art is the painting and sculpture produced under the influence of the Academies in Europe and especially France, where many artists received their formal training. It is characterized by its highly polished style, its use of mythological or historical subject matter, and its moralistic tone. {mov neoclassicism}Neoclassicism{/} was also closely associated with the Academies.

The term “Academic Art” is associated particularly with the French Academy and the 19th century salons at which art was submitted for display and prizes were awarded. Artists such as Jean-Leon Gerome and {art bouguereau-william-adolphe}Bouguereau{/} epitomize this style.

The list of Academic artists

Amaury-Duval, Eugène-Emmanuel (1808 - 1885)
Eugène-Emmanuel Amaury-Duval was French Academic painter. See 2 paintings available at the gallery.
Bellei, Gaetano (1857 - 1922)
Gaetano Bellei was Italian Academic painter. See 8 paintings available at the gallery.
Bilinska-Bohdanowicz, Anna (1857 - 1893)
Anna Bilinska-Bohdanowicz was Polish Academic painter. See 5 paintings available at the gallery.
Boldini, Giovanni (1842 - 1931)
Giovanni Boldini was Italian Academic painter. See 47 paintings available at the gallery.
Bonnat, Léon (1833 - 1922)
Léon Bonnat was French Academic painter. See 6 paintings available at the gallery.
Bouguereau, William-Adolphe (1825 - 1905)
William-Adolphe Bouguereau was French Academic painter. See 137 paintings available at the gallery.
Boulanger, Gustave (1824 - 1888)
Gustave Boulanger was French Academic painter. See 10 paintings available at the gallery.
Cabanel, Alexandre (1823 - 1889)
Alexandre Cabanel was French Academic painter. See 11 paintings available at the gallery.
Chartran, Theobald (1849 - 1907)
Theobald Chartran was French Academic painter. See 7 paintings available at the gallery.
Cormon, Fernand (1845 - 1924)
Fernand Cormon was French Academic painter. See 3 paintings available at the gallery.
Cot, Pierre Auguste (1837 - 1883)
Pierre Auguste Cot was French Academic painter. See 6 paintings available at the gallery.
Couture, Thomas (1815 - 1879)
Thomas Couture was French Academic painter. See 21 paintings available at the gallery.
Debat-Ponsan, Edouard (1847 - 1913)
Edouard Debat-Ponsan was French Academic painter. See 6 paintings available at the gallery.
Defregger, Franz von (1835 - 1921)
Franz von Defregger was German Academic painter. See 8 paintings available at the gallery.
Delaroche, Hippolyte Paul (1797 - 1859)
Hippolyte Paul Delaroche was French Academic painter. See 29 paintings available at the gallery.
Delobbe, François Alfred (1835 - 1920)
François Alfred Delobbe was French Academic painter. See 6 paintings available at the gallery.
Detaille, Edouard (1848 - 1912)
Edouard Detaille was French Academic painter. See 8 paintings available at the gallery.
Deutsch, Ludwig (1855 - 1935)
Ludwig Deutsch was Austrian Academic painter. See 5 paintings available at the gallery.
Enjolras, Delphin (1857 - 1945)
Delphin Enjolras was French Academic painter. See 3 paintings available at the gallery.
Flameng, François (1856 - 1923)
François Flameng was French Academic painter. See 7 paintings available at the gallery.
Gervex, Henri (1852 - 1929)
Henri Gervex was French Academic painter. See 4 paintings available at the gallery.
Gilbert, Victor Gabriel (1847 - 1933)
Victor Gabriel Gilbert was French Academic painter. See 15 paintings available at the gallery.
Gleyre, Charles (1806 - 1874)
Charles Gleyre was Swiss Academic painter. See 2 paintings available at the gallery.
Gérôme, Jean-Léon (1824 - 1904)
Jean-Léon Gérôme was French Academic painter. See 110 paintings available at the gallery.
Heilbuth, Ferdinand (1826 - 1889)
Ferdinand Heilbuth was French Academic painter. See 4 paintings available at the gallery.
Henner, Jean-Jacques (1829 - 1905)
Jean-Jacques Henner was French Academic painter. See 2 paintings available at the gallery.
Laurens, Jean-Paul (1838 - 1921)
Jean-Paul Laurens was French Academic painter. See 20 paintings available at the gallery.
Lefebvre, Jules Joseph (1836 - 1911)
Jules Joseph Lefebvre was French Academic painter. See 6 paintings available at the gallery.
Logsdail, William (1859 - 1944)
William Logsdail was English Academic painter. See 4 paintings available at the gallery.
Mancini, Antonio (1852 - 1930)
Antonio Mancini was Italian Academic painter. See 4 paintings available at the gallery.
Meissonier, Jean-Louis Ernest (1815 - 1891)
Jean-Louis Ernest Meissonier was French Academic painter. See 21 paintings available at the gallery.
Merson, Luc-Olivier (1846 - 1920)
Luc-Olivier Merson was French Academic painter. See 4 paintings available at the gallery.
Mottez, Victor (1809 - 1897)
Victor Mottez was French Academic painter. See 3 paintings available at the gallery.
Munier, Émile (1810 - 1895)
Émile Munier was French Academic painter. See 23 paintings available at the gallery.
Neuville, Alphonse Marie Adolphe de (1835 - 1885)
Alphonse Marie Adolphe de Neuville was French Academic painter. See 5 paintings available at the gallery.
Zabala, Eduardo Zamacois (1841 - 1871)
Eduardo Zamacois Zabala was Spanish Academic painter. See 6 paintings available at the gallery.
Zatzka, Hans (1859 - 1945)
Hans Zatzka was Austrian Academic painter. See 5 paintings available at the gallery.