Louis-Etienne Timmermans

Caen – The Artists – Timmermans, Louis-Etienne

This page forms part of a series of pages dedicated to the many artists who worked in Caen. A full list of all the artists with a link to their works can be found at the bottom of this page.

NOTE: To our knowledge, Timmermans did not work in Caen itself, but instead worked in nearby Langrune-sur-Mer.

Louis-Etienne Timmermans
Louis-Etienne Timmermans

Louis-Etienne Timmermans (1846 – 1910) was a Belgian painter, specialized in marine paintings and landscapes.

He was a pupil of the Academie de Bruxelles and the Ecole des Beaux Arts de Paris.

Timmermans worked mostly in France, painting small coastal harbours, which he painted with a precise realism.

He died in 1910 in Paris. Not much else is known about him.


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The village of Langrune-sur-Mer (population: 1,700) lies to the North-West of Caen, alongside the coast.

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Timmermans painted in several places in France, and more notably in Normandy. These are the places he painted (a link “” to his works will appear below when published):

Artists featured here who painted in Caen (but not limited to) are (a link “” will be placed next to an artist name when their works are published. A “*” means that the artist did NOT work in Caen itself, instead worked in nearby villages and towns):

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