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CHARLET, Nicolas-Toussaint (1792 - 1845), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHARLET, Nicolas-Toussaint (1792 - 1845), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1792, in Paris; died 1845, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver, lithographer. Historical subjects, military subjects, battles, figures, portraits, scenes with figures, genre scenes, interiors with figures.

[not available online]Charlet's talent and liking for drawing manifested itself at an early age, but his family's resources were limited (he was the son of a dragoon killed in battle,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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