Definition of Rousseau, Théodore in English:

Rousseau, Théodore

proper noun

  • (1812–67), French painter; full name Pierre Étienne Théodore Rousseau. A leading landscapist of the Barbizon School, his works typically depict the scenery and changing light effects of the forest of Fontainebleau, for example Under the Birches, Evening (1842–4).

Pronunciation

Rousseau, Théodore

/ˈruːsəʊ//ʀuso/