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BLÈS, David Joseph (1821 - 1899), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLÈS, David Joseph (1821 - 1899), Painter, draughtsman

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Dutch, 19th century, male.

Born 19 November 1821, in The Hague; died 3 November 1899, in The Hague.

Painter, draughtsman. Genre scenes.

David Joseph Blès, attended classes at the academy of drawing in The Hague from 1834, at the age of thirteen. He remained there until 1837 and was noted for his frequent scholastic successes. From 1838 to 1841 he completed his studies in the

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