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ANQUETIN, Louis (1861 - 1932), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANQUETIN, Louis (1861 - 1932), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 26 January 1861, in Etrépagny (Eure); died 1932, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman. Figure compositions, nudes, portraits, still-lifes.

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[not available online] [not available online]Louis Anquetin went to school in Rouen. He was given an allowance by his father, a well-off shopkeeper, to go and study painting in Paris. In 1882 he entered the free academy

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