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BOUQUET, Michel (1807 - 1890), Painter (including ceramics)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUQUET, Michel (1807 - 1890), Painter (including ceramics)

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 October 1807, in Lorient (Morbihan); died 18 January 1890, in Paris.

Painter (including ceramics). Landscapes, landscapes with figures, urban landscapes, seascapes.

After a brief administrative career in the Navy at Lorient, Michel Bouquet quickly turned to painting. A pupil of Théodore Gudin, he regularly exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1835, being awarded a third-class medal in 1839, followed by

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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