Lequesne, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  122  2085 (115) 3
1852  110  2079 (114) 0
1853  119  2073 (113) 0
1854  122  2066 (111) 0
1855  136  2060 (109) 3
1856  150  2056 (108) 1
1857  155  2063 (108) 0
1858  164  2069 (108) 4
1859  179  2068 (110) 0
1860  187  2068 (112) 0
1861  203  2067 (114) 0
1862  199  2067 (115) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lequesne, Eugène-Louis  
Born: 15 Feb. 1815
Died: 3 June 1887
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 92, 139, 141, 246
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 524
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 246
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 193
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 134
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 234
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 2, no. 9, Oct. 1875, page 265
   [CW], vol. 3, no. 1, Mar. 1867, page 3
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1744, 25 Feb. 1872, page 4
   [ILN], vol. 33, no. 941, 16 Oct. 1858, page 365
   [NR], vol. 1, no. 1, Jan. 1860, page 10
   [PF], vol. 1, no. 7, Mar. 1865, page 353
   [Reg], no. 2, 15 Feb. 1856, page 34
   [RSI], vol. 2, no. 2, Feb. 1901, page 40
   [Str], vol. 1, no. 1, 15 Jan. 1867, page 7
   [SZ], vol. 7, no. 5, May 1852, page 230
   [SZ], vol. 16, no. 4, Apr. 1861, page 126
   [WP], vol. 7, no. 12, 1 Apr. 1875, page 238
Web
   Sarah.  [Café de la Régence II]
   Sarah.  [The Denoument - Morphy Retires]
   Sarah.  [The Living Age, Vol.63, No.802, 8 Oct., 1859], page 69
   Sarah.  [Morphy Bust]
   Sarah.  [Paul Goes to France]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [Paul Waits for Anderssen]
   Sarah.  [Scientific American, Vol.14, No.8, 30 Oct., 1858]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Thimognier, Dominique.  [LEQUESNE Eugène Louis]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Dubois, S. - Lequesne, E.L. 1855         (c)     3   -   0
Morphy, P.C. - Lequesne, E.L. 1858         (c)     3.5   -   0.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Paris 1851 (3)     70th Café de la Régence tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Reinach, H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Paris 1851 (6)     73rd Café de la Régence tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Gostynski (1)     1 - 0    
  Lequesne, E.L. - des Guis     1 - 0    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Lecrivain, L.S.     0 - 1    
Paris 1856 (2)     Café de la Régence tournoi    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Lafitte, A.     0 - 1          Lequesne, E.L. gave odds of pawn and move
Paris 1862     Café de la Régence Tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Preti, J.L.     1 - 2    


Player information updated: 8 Dec. 2023