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BUTIN, Ulysse Louis Auguste (1837 - 1883), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUTIN, Ulysse Louis Auguste (1837 - 1883), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1837, in St-Quentin; died 1883, in Paris.

Painter, engraver. Portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Studied under Picot and Pils; was awarded medals in the USA in 1875 and 1878, and decorated on 14 July 1881. Examples of Butin's work include Playing the Fool (1870), Nonchalant (1872), Villerville (1874), Waiting; Saturday in Villerville (1875), Women at the Capstan (1876), Setting Off;

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