In the Garden (1910). Emile Vernon (French, 1872-1919). Oil on canvas. Vernon was a painter of portraits, figures, still lifes, landscapes, flowers and fruits. He studied with Bouguereau and Trupheme. In 1898, he exhibited for the first time at the Salon des Artistes Francais. He exhibited regularly at the Salon from 1898 to 1913. He presented his paintings which were portraits, landscapes bouquets and feminine figures which became his specialty.