Emile Vernon biography:
Emile Vernon was born in Blois, France in 1872 and studied painting under the French genre artist Auguste Joseph Trupheme (1836-1898). Vernon is listed in French Salon archives as exhibiting one painting at the Paris Salon of 1898. By 1904 Emile Vernon was living at 2 Upstall Street, Camberwell, London and in the same year exhibited a flower painting at the Royal Academy. He is best remembered for his scenes of pretty young girls with flowers.