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BIOT, Gustave Joseph (1833 - 1905), Engraver, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIOT, Gustave Joseph (1833 - 1905), Engraver, painter

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Belgian, 19th century, male.

Born 1 January 1833, in Brussels; died 14 March 1905, in Antwerp.

Engraver (line-engraving), painter.

Gustave Joseph Biot was the son of a builder and was destined to be an architect. He therefore entered the academy and was noticed by S. Calamatta, who completed his artistic education. Biot began to exhibit in Brussels in 1851, and in 1855 he won the local version

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