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BUREAU, Pierre Isidore (1827 - 1876), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUREAU, Pierre Isidore (1827 - 1876), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1827, in Paris; died 1876 or 1880.

Painter. Landscapes.

This artist exhibited at the Paris Salon between 1865 and 1876. After a quarrel with the Salon organizers, Bureau switched allegiance and, from 1876, exhibited together with the Impressionists. He drew much of his inspiration from the countryside around l'Isle-Adam on the banks of the Oise. His work betrays a soft romanticism akin

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