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BEAUCÉ, Jean Adolphe (1818 - 1875), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEAUCÉ, Jean Adolphe (1818 - 1875), Painter, lithographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 2 August 1818, in Paris; died 13 July 1875, in Boulogne-Billancourt (Hauts-de-Seine).

Painter, lithographer. Military subjects.

Studied under Charles Bazin and devoted himself exclusively to painting military themes. To ensure accuracy, he followed the French army abroad - to Algeria, Syria and Mexico. He was in Metz during the blockade of 1870.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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