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DESARNOD, Auguste Joseph, the Elder (1788 - 1840), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DESARNOD, Auguste Joseph, the Elder (1788 - 1840), Painter

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Russian, 19th century, male.

Born 1788; died 15 April 1840, in St Petersburg.

Painter.

Desarnod served as an officer in Napoleon's Great Army. He was a pupil of Baron Gros and specialised in military painting.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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