Alexandre Cabanel Fallen Angel | Info

Alexandre Cabanel ( French:  [kabanɛl] ; 28 September 1823, Montpellier – 23 January 1889) was a French painter . He painted historical, classical and religious subjects in the academic style. He was also well known as a portrait painter. According to Diccionario Enciclopedico Salvat , Cabanel is the best representative of the L'art pompier and Napoleon III 's preferred painter.