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COURTOIS, Gustave Claude Étienne (1853 - 1923), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COURTOIS, Gustave Claude Étienne (1853 - 1923), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 18 May 1853, in Pusey; died 25 November 1923, in Paris.

Painter. Historical subjects, scenes with figures, portraits, figures, local figures, landscapes, sporting subjects. Church decoration, theatre decoration.

[not available online]Gustave Claude Étienne Courtois was a pupil of Gérôme at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He designed large decorations for churches, for the town hall in Neuilly-sur-Seine

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