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Pierre Auguste Cot (1837–83, France)

Cot was a French Academic painter and Classicist. Known in his time as a portraitist, two of his most celebrated paintings (Springtime, and The Storm) are held in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

Pierre Auguste Cot (1837-1883)
“Le Printemps” (“Spring”) (1873)
Oil on canvas
Academicism
Located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, New York, United States