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BRASCASSAT, Jacques Raymond or Jean-Raymond (1804 - 1867), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRASCASSAT, Jacques Raymond or Jean-Raymond (1804 - 1867), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 30 August 1804, in Bordeaux; died 28 February 1867, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman. Mythological subjects, landscapes with figures, animals.

Barbizon School.

[not available online]Brascassat began his artistic career in Bordeaux under the guidance of Théodore Richard, gaining a first prize for drawing from nature in the 1822 competition at the Bordeaux school. Subsequently he went to Paris and was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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