Eugène Boudin

Louis Eugène Boudin (1824 - 1898)

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Louis Eugène (Eugène) Boudin
Born in Honfleur, Calvados, Francemap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Le Havre, Seine-Maritime, Francemap
[children unknown]
Died in Deauville, Calvados, Francemap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Nov 2018 | Last significant change: 12 Nov 2018
01:10: Greg Lavoie edited the Biography for Louis Eugène Boudin (1824-1898). [Thank Greg for this]
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Categories: Le Havre, Seine-Maritime | Honfleur, Calvados | Deauville, Calvados | Peintres Français | Chevaliers de la Légion d'honneur.

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Eugène Boudin was one of the first French landscape painters to paint landscapes en plein air. He had a profound influence on later Impressionist painters, especially on Monet.

Louis Eugêne Boudin was born on 12 July 1824 in Honfleur. He was the son of Léonard Sebastien Boudin and Marie Félicité Buffet.[1] He married Marie Anne Guédès on 14 January 1863 in Le Havre.[2]


  1. acte de naissance: Archives départementales du Calvados: Honfleur, Naissances, Mariages, Décès, 1824, acte 280, vue 92, consulté le 10 novembre 2018
  2. acte de mariage: Archives départementales de Seine-Maritime: Have (Le), Mariages, 1863 - 1863/06/04, Cote 4E 08790, acte 26, vue 21, consulté le 11 novembre 2018
  • "France, Calvados, Etat-Civil, 1792-1942," database, FamilySearch ( : 12 October 2018), Louis Eugêne Boudin, 13 Jul 1824; citing Birth, Calvados, Normandie, France, Archives departementales du Calvados (Departmental archives of Calvados), Caen, France.

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Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)

La plage à Villerville
La plage à Villerville

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On 4 Nov 2018 at 10:11 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:

He was nicknamed "le roi des ciels" by Camille Corot.

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