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DROZ, Gustave Antoine (1832 - 1895), Painter, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DROZ, Gustave Antoine (1832 - 1895), Painter, writer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 9 June 1832, in Paris; died 22 October 1895, in Paris.

Painter, writer. Genre scenes.

Gustave Antoine Droz was the son of the sculptor Jules Antoine Droz. He enrolled at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1851 and studied under Picot. Droz exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1857 to 1865. His genre paintings approximate to caricature, as may

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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