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BERGHE, Augustin van den (1756 - 1836), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERGHE, Augustin van den (1756 - 1836), Painter, draughtsman

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Belgian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 13 October 1756, in Bruges; died 11 April 1836, in Beauvais (Oise).

Painter, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

Augustin van den Berghe studied at the Bruges academy under J.-A. Gameryn. In 1780 he went to Paris to study with Jos B. Suvée. He was admitted to the Académie des Beaux-Arts and in 1782 was awarded

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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