Charles-Antoine Cambon

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Stage design for Hamlet Act 2 scene 2, ca. 1868. Lithography by Pierre-Auguste Lamy

Charles-Antoine Cambon (1802 – 23 October 1875) was a French scene-painter, born in Paris.[1] He was a pupil of Ciceri, and acquired much celebrity by his theatrical decorations, many of which were real masterpieces. He died in Paris.


This article incorporates text from the article "CAMBON, Charles Antoine" in Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers by Michael Bryan, edited by Robert Edmund Graves and Sir Walter Armstrong, an 1886–1889 publication now in the public domain.