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DEVÉRIA, Eugène François Marie Joseph (1808 - 1865), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEVÉRIA, Eugène François Marie Joseph (1808 - 1865), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 22 April 1808, in Paris; died 3 February 1865, in Pau.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Eugène François Marie Joseph Devéria studied under Girodet. In the 1820s, he set up a studio with his brother Achille in the family home in Paris, where the young romantics of the period would meet, among them Victor Hugo, A.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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