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DUCROS, Abraham Louis Rodolphe (1748 - 1810), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUCROS, Abraham Louis Rodolphe (1748 - 1810), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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Swiss, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born April 1748, in Yverdon; died 10 February 1810, in Lausanne.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. History painting, architectural views, interiors with figures, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Ducros, who seems to have been self-educated spent the greater part of his artistic life in Italy, which puts him among the number of artists who succumbed to the fashion

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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