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DUBAN, Félix Louis Jacques (1797 - 1870), Architect, designer of ornamental architectural features, watercolourist, architectural draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUBAN, Félix Louis Jacques (1797 - 1870), Architect, designer of ornamental architectural features, watercolourist, architectural draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 14 October 1797, in Paris; died 8 October 1870, in Bordeaux.

Architect, designer of ornamental architectural features, watercolourist, architectural draughtsman, art restorer.

Félix Duban completed his studies at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, where he was awarded the Premier Grand Prix de Rome for architecture in 1823.

While in Rome between 1824 and 1828, Duban familiarised himself

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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