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BUSSON, Charles (1822 - 1908), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUSSON, Charles (1822 - 1908), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 15 July 1822, in Montoire (Loir-et-Cher); died 4 April 1908, in Paris.

Painter. Landscapes, waterscapes, animals.

Studied under Rémond at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris; travelled to Italy, where he met Français, destined to become his mentor. Busson exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1843 and was awarded a bronze medal in 1855. He received a further bronze at the

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