Ion Andreescu - Self Portrait (1882)
15 February 1850|
22 October 1882 (aged 32)|
By 1872 he was an instructor of drawing and calligraphy at the Bishop's School in Buzău. In 1873 he left the Bishop's School for the Tudor Vladimirescu Communal Secondary School, also in Buzău. Then, in 1875 he left the Communal Secondary School for Buzău's Craftsmanship School.
Influenced by Nicolae Grigorescu, he left Romania for Paris to further his education. In Paris, he began painting at Barbizon and in 1878 attended some classes at the Académie Julian. His work was exhibited with the works of better-known painters such as Manet, Monet and Renoir.
Street from Barbizon during summer time
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