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BASTIEN-LEPAGE, Jules (1848 - 1884), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BASTIEN-LEPAGE, Jules (1848 - 1884), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1 November 1848, in Damvillers (Meuse); died 10 December 1884, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, sculptor, draughtsman, engraver. History painting, religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.

[not available online] [not available online]From early childhood, Bastien-Lepage showed a taste and aptitude for drawing. He was the son of a prosperous farmer who taught and encouraged him. He continued

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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