Armand Guillaumin (1841—1927) was an artist and member of the French Impressionist circle.
Armand Guillaumin Summary
- Born in Paris and died in its periphery, in Orly
- Met Paul Cézanne and Camille Pissarro as a student at the Académie Suisse
- Worked as a railway official until he decided to pursue a career in art
- Influenced Paul Cézanne’s early paintings with his etchings of nature
- Exhibited at the Salon des Refusés in 1863 and then in six of the eight Impressionist exhibitions
- Particularly noted as a landscapist of the Crozant region in central France