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APPERT, Eugène (1814 - 1867), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
APPERT, Eugène (1814 - 1867), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 28 December 1814, in Angers; died 8 March 1867, in Cannes.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, still-lifes.

Eugène Appert came to Paris in 1837 to enrol at Ingres' workshop. He quickly made a name for himself among his peers and was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur. Finding fame at first as a portraitist, he was equally successful as

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