Louis Marie Lanté (Biographical details)

Louis Marie Lanté (painter/draughtsman; French; Male; 1789 - 1839 or later)

Also known as

Lanté, Louis Marie

Biography

Landscape painter, draughtsman and lithographer; specialist in costume and fashion illustrations. His most famous work is the set of drawings for 'Le Bon Genre', engraved by Gâtine. He provided around 1,466 drawings for the 'Journal des Dames et des Modes' (1814-1837).

Bibliography

IFF (après 1800), XII, pp.422-423
Annemarie Kleinert, 'Le Journal des Dames et des Modes, ou la conquête de l'Europe féminine (1797-1839)', Stuttgart, 2001, p.347