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BELOT, Gabriel (<i>born</i> 1882), Painter, illustrator, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BELOT, Gabriel (born 1882), Painter, illustrator, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1882, in Paris.

Painter, illustrator, engraver. Figure compositions, landscapes, still-lifes. Illuminated letters.

[not available online]A self-taught artist, Belot began his career with an apprenticeship to a bookbinder, in whose studio he worked for the next 14 years, while continuing to draw and study painting and engraving. He later became a member of the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts and then vice-president

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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