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BOULANGER, Gustave Clarence Rodolphe (1824 - 1888), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOULANGER, Gustave Clarence Rodolphe (1824 - 1888), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 25 April 1824, in Paris; died October 1888, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, mythological subjects, local scenes.


Gustave Boulanger studied under Pierre Jules Jollivet in 1841 and also took lessons with Paul Delaroche. In 1845, he was sent to Algeria, where he executed many figurative and landscape studies from the Kabylie region to the Aurès mountains. In 1846, he

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