Lequesne, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  105  2087 (115) 3
1852  94  2081 (114) 0
1853  105  2074 (113) 0
1854  111  2068 (111) 0
1855  124  2061 (109) 3
1856  144  2057 (108) 1
1857  153  2064 (108) 0
1858  160  2070 (108) 4
1859  178  2069 (110) 0
1860  183  2069 (112) 0
1861  189  2068 (114) 0
1862  184  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
   [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
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 - 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: 6 Mar. 2021