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BEAUNEVEU, André (1335 - 1403), Painter, illuminator, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEAUNEVEU, André (1335 - 1403), Painter, illuminator, sculptor

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French, 14th – 15th century, male.

Born c. 1335, in Valenciennes; died between 1403 and 1413, in Bourges.

Painter, illuminator, sculptor. Funerary monuments (recumbent statues).

Beauneveu has been described as the most distinguished sculptor and painter of his time. His hand was responsible for the illuminations in the Jean de Berry Psalter, and his name is often evoked in connection with the Narbonne

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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