Pierre Carriere Belleuse (1851-1932)

Pierre Carriere Belleuse (1851-1932) first studies were with his father, the sculptor Albert Ernest Belleuse and also with Pierre Victor Galland at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. He exhibited at the Salon 1875 and won a silver medal at the Exposition Universelle 1889. He also produced drawings and lithographs for le Figaro. Best known for his ballet scenes and pastels, he also did landscapes, portraits and genre works. Most of his paintings are in private collections.