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CAPET, Marie Gabrielle (1761 - 1818), Painter, miniaturist, pastellist, draughtswoman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAPET, Marie Gabrielle (1761 - 1818), Painter, miniaturist, pastellist, draughtswoman

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French, 18th – 19th century, female.

Born 6 September 1761, in Lyons; died 1 November 1818, in Paris.

Painter, miniaturist, pastellist, draughtswoman. Portraits.

Marie Capet studied in Paris with Mlle Guiard (later Mme Vincent), and first exhibited there in 1781 in the Exposition de la Jeunesse (Young Artists' Exhibition), showing Expressive Head in trois crayons. From 1782 to 1814 she exhibited miniatures and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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