DECAMPS, Alexandre Gabriel
(b. 1803, Paris, d. 1860, Fontainebleau)

The Monkey Painter

Oil on canvas, 32 x 40 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

The artist's favourite subject was monkeys, which he depicted in various studies and sketches with a grotesque humour.

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