Léon Gaucherel (Biographical details)

Léon Gaucherel (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; French; Male; 1816 - 1886)

Also known as

Gaucherel, Léon

Biography

Painter and etcher, born at Paris, pupil of Viollet-le-Duc; first engraved for several archeological publications, but turned to etching reproductions of old master and contemporary paintings (some works declared to the PSA).

Bibliography

R K Engen, 'Dictionary of Victorian Engravers, Prints Publishers and Their Works', 1979