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DEVOSGE, Anatole (1770 - 1850), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEVOSGE, Anatole (1770 - 1850), Painter

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 13 January 1770, in Dijon; died 8 December 1850, in Dijon.

Painter. History painting.

The son and pupil of François Devosge, Anatole Devosge was also taught by David. He was awarded a gold medal first-class with Devotion of Cimon. He succeeded his father as director of the École des Beaux-Arts in Dijon, and gained the accolade of becoming

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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