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BEAUCÉ, Vivant (1818 - 1876), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEAUCÉ, Vivant (1818 - 1876), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1818, in Nolay (Côte-d'Or); died 17 March 1876, in Paris.

Painter, engraver (wood).

Exhibited at the Salon for the first time in 1843. A prolific illustrator, he is best remembered for his frontispiece to Tales of Past Times (Contes du temps passé). Beaucé travelled to Russia in 1853, where he was seconded as a designer to the Imperial Porcelain Factory

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