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BOUCHERVILLE, Adrien de (1829 - 1912), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUCHERVILLE, Adrien de (1829 - 1912), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1829, in Acqueville (Calvados); died 1912.

Painter. Figure compositions, genre scenes.

Adrien de Boucherville abandoned his military career in 1858 to become a painter and studied under Barrias. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1864 to 1882 and received a commendation in 1881. After living in Lyons he moved to Paris around 1868.

His genre scenes are of a

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