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BONHOMMÉ, François Ignace (<i>born</i> 1809), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BONHOMMÉ, François Ignace (born 1809), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 14 March 1809, in Paris; died 1er October 1881, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, lithographer. Historical subjects, portraits, genre scenes, industrial landscapes.

François Ignace Bonhommé entered the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris in 1828, where he became a pupil of Lethière, Paul Delaroche and Horace Vernet. He first exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1833

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