Auguste Toulmouche, 1829-1890, was a French Academic Classical artist, is known mainly for his portraits of Parisian women
. In 1870, Toulmouche received the honor of Chevalier de la Legion dhonneur in 1870. At the height of his career the phenomenon called Costume painting
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