Auguste Hervieu(1794-1858), Artist
Artist associated with 9 portraits
Auguste Hervieu was a French painter and illustrator. He is best known for travelling to America with the author Frances Trollope and her family as tutor to her children, including the future author Anthony Trollope. He collaborated with Frances Trollope for a number of years, drawing the illustrations for many of her most popular books, including Domestic Manners of the Americans (1832).
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