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FABRE, François Xavier, or Fr. Saverio (1766 - 1837), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FABRE, François Xavier, or Fr. Saverio (1766 - 1837), Painter, engraver

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Active also active in Italy.

Born 1 April 1766, in Montpellier; died 16 March 1837, in Montpellier.

Painter, engraver. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]From childhood, François Xavier Fabre proved himself gifted in the arts. In 1781, when still young, he sent works to the Exposition de Montpellier. His first master, Coustou, recommended him to Vien

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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