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ACCARD, Eugène (1824 - 1888), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ACCARD, Eugène (1824 - 1888), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1824, in Bordeaux; died 1888, in Paris.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

Accard studied under Pujol and Abert before going on to exhibit at the Salon from 1848 to 1887. Initially a portraitist, he switched to genre painting at an early date, typically painting moralistic subjects such as Young Mother (La Jeune Mère) and The Sick Child (L'Enfant Malade) or focusing on

Reference Entry.  334 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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