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BARBOTIN, William (1861 - 1931), Painter, sculptor, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARBOTIN, William (1861 - 1931), Painter, sculptor, engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1861, in Ars-en-Ré (Charente-Maritime); died October 1931, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor, engraver.

Barbotin studied in Paris at the Académie Julian before entering the École des Beaux-Arts where he was taught by William Bouguereau and Tony Robert-Fleury.

His sculptural work included a medal to Elisée Reclus of 1894. As a painter, he produced a number of canvases of scenes

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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