Michael Arnoux

Born in Paris in 1833, Michael Arnoux was a pupil of Edouard Frere, Leon Dansaert, and Cogniet.  He lived and worked in Ecouen and exhibited in Paris from 1864 to 1877.  Arnoux was a painter of genre scenes, producing small works on panel of young children in rustic interiors.  His works include Young Mother (1866) and Playing with Her Doll (c.1870).