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BAIRD, William Baptiste (1847 - 1899), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAIRD, William Baptiste (1847 - 1899), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1847, in Chicago; died 1899.

Painter. Landscapes with figures, rustic scenes, farmyard scenes, animals.

William Baptiste Baird went to Paris to complete his training. In 1872 he exhibited at the official Salon, then did so again in 1899, after it had become the Salon of the Société des Artistes Français (in 1881).

He worked in

Reference Entry.  743 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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