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DEVILLY, Louis Théodore (1818 - 1886), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEVILLY, Louis Théodore (1818 - 1886), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 28 October 1818, in Metz; died 24 December 1886, in Nancy.

Painter, watercolourist. Historical subjects, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online]Devilly initially studied under Paul Delaroche at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. On returning to his native town he studied under Charles Maréchal, with whom he worked on the production of stained glass windows. He exhibited at

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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