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COUVERT, Étienne (<i>born</i> 1856), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COUVERT, Étienne (born 1856), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 13 December 1856, in Lyons.

Painter, engraver (etching).

Trained under Michel Dumas at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons, having been admitted in 1880. He then became an art teacher. From 1887, in Lyons, he exhibited portraits and studies of heads (paintings and drawings), sketches of stained glass windows and original etchings. In Lyons, he decorated the dome of the church of St-Pothin with

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