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DUPRÉ, Louis (1789 - 1837), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUPRÉ, Louis (1789 - 1837), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 9 January 1789, in Versailles; died 12 October 1837, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Historical subjects, figures, landscapes with figures, landscapes, urban landscapes, architectural views.

In 1811 the King of Westphalia appointed Louis Dupré as court painter. He sent paintings, drawings and watercolours to the Salon from 1817 to 1837. He travelled from Athens to Constantinople and brought home

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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