Famous Art Critics from France

List of notable or famous art critics from France, with bios and photos, including the top art critics born in France and even some popular art critics who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French art critics then this list is the perfect resource for you. These art critics are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known art critic from France is included when available.

Examples include Charles Baudelaire and Guillaume Apollinaire.

This historic art critics from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French art critics of note?" and "Who are the most famous art critics from France?" These prominent art critics of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French art critics.

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  • Albert Aurier
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    • Age: Dec. at 27 (1865-1892)
    • Birthplace: Châteauroux, France
    • Age: Dec. at 87 (1881-1969)
    • Birthplace: Paris, France
  • Camille Mauclair
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    • Age: Dec. at 72 (1872-1945)
    • Birthplace: France
  • Champfleury
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    • Age: Dec. at 69 (1820-1889)
    • Birthplace: Laon, France