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BOUNIEU, Michel Honoré (1740 - 1814), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUNIEU, Michel Honoré (1740 - 1814), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1740, in Marseilles; died 1814, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. History painting, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, figures, interiors with figures, landscapes.

Michel Bounieu studied under J. B. Pierre in Paris. He was admitted to the Académie Royale on 22 August 1767 for The Judgement of Midas. He did not become an academician but taught

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