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ÉTEX, Louis Jules (1810 - 1889), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ÉTEX, Louis Jules (1810 - 1889), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 20 September 1810, in Paris; died 7 July 1889, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

The brother of Antoine Étex, Louis Jules Étex joined the École des Beaux-Arts on 30 September 1826, studying there under Lethière and Ingres. He made his Salon début in 1833, when he was awarded a second-class medal. He continued to

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