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BACHELIN, Auguste (1830 - 1890), Painter, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BACHELIN, Auguste (1830 - 1890), Painter, writer

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Swiss, 19th century, male.

Born 30 September 1830, in Neuchâtel; died 3 August 1890, in Bern.

Painter, writer. Historical subjects, genre scenes, landscapes, flowers.

Initially a pupil of William Moritz in his native city, he moved to Paris in 1850, where he worked in the studios of Charles Gleyre and Thomas Couture. In 1859, he accompanied Garibaldi's troops in Italy as a correspondent for various

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