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BARYE, Antoine Louis (1796 - 1875), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARYE, Antoine Louis (1796 - 1875), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 24 September 1796, in Paris; died 29 June 1875, in Paris.

Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Allegorical subjects, figures, nudes, portraits, animals.

Barbizon School.

[not available online] [not available online]Antoine Louis Barye was the son of a goldsmith. He started his apprenticeship at the age of 13, working initially with the military equipment engraver Fourier and subsequently with

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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