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Léon Augustin Lhermitte - Europeana Collections
Léon Augustin Lhermitte (Mont-Saint-Père 1844–1925 Paris) was a French realist painter and etcher whose primary subject matter was of rural scenes depicting the peasant worker.He was a student of Lecoq de Boisbaudran, he gained recognition after his show in the Paris Salon in 1864. His many awards include the French Legion of Honour (1884) and...