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CAROLUS-DURAN (1837 - 1917), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAROLUS-DURAN (1837 - 1917), Painter, sculptor

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 4 July 1837, in Lille; died 18 February 1917, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor. Historical subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, flowers.

[not available online]Carolus-Duran studied art in Paris after having moved there in 1853 to enrol at the Académie Suisse. He completed his studies in Rome and in Spain. He made his Paris Salon debut in 1886 with Evening

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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