Couture, Thomas

Couture, Thomas

(tômä` ko͞otür`), 1815–79, French academic painter. He was a pupil of Gros and Delaroche. He achieved fame with his vast orgy painting, Romans in the Decadence of the Empire (1847; Louvre). Acquiring a great reputation as a teacher, he wrote two treatises on painting. Puvis de Chavannes, Manet, and Fantin-Latour worked in his studio at various times.
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Sturbridge: Zackary Couture, Thomas Martin, Chris Canty, Steven Ciesla, Stephen Comtois, Tara Furey, Lauren Munoz, Shraddha Patel, Tammy Riopel, Alexander Stoltze
Sturbridge: Chris Canty, Steven Ciesla, Stephen Comtois, Zackary Couture, Thomas Martin, Tara Furey, Lauren Munoz, Shraddha Patel, Tammy Riopel and Alexander Stoltze.
Second Honors: Elizabeth Bellos, Rachel Bullard, Jessica Burris, David Cao, Veronie Cazeau, Melissa Centeno, Kimberly Connor, Bridget Couture, Thomas Dalton Hoffman, Madelin Escobar Hernandez, William Franco, Hayden Friend, Maame Frimpong, Chelsea Germain, Vaske Gjino, Michaelea Grady, Jamie Halloran, Ngoc bao Hoang, Olivia Hutchinson, Felicia Ishola, Amanda Jacques, Paul Kearney, Catherine Laplant, Nicholas Latino, Michael Lavallee, Samantha Lemovitz, Alicia Luong, Michael Mcghee, Elora Mori, Jennat Mustafa, James Mutero, Christian Orellana, Anton Pashyk, Matthew Reardon, Ian Rose, Birendra Samal, Shannon Smith, Kristi Tashi, Antoine Thomas, Phani Tran, Tina Tran, Meaghan Vecsey, Elizabeth Whiting and Casey Wiener.