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BOUVARD, Antoine (1840 - 1920), Painter, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUVARD, Antoine (1840 - 1920), Painter, architect

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1840, in St-Jean-de-Bournay (Isère); died 1920, in Paris.

Painter, architect. Urban landscapes.

Antoine Bouvard was primarily an architect but also painted views of Venice in which the fluid use of colour does nothing to emphasise the city's architecture. His namesake also painted views of Venice.

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