This is what he was best at, very austere portraits in the manner of his master Ingres; the sitters preferably dressed in black. This is Mme Louis Antoine Cambourg, if that is any help.
The Dassy brothers, very fine I think.
Hippolyte with his brother Paul.
The Flandrin brothers again, awkward but striking.
A daguerrotype of the two brothers, 1848-9.
A study from the 1840s in the Ashmolean Museum.
Mme Flandrin, 1846, in the Louvre; as close to Ingres as could be, and yet not without personal character.