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FAVART, Antoine Pierre Charles (1784 - 1867), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAVART, Antoine Pierre Charles (1784 - 1867), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1784, in Paris; died 28 March 1867.

Painter, engraver. History painting.

[not available online]Favart was a pupil of Suvée, and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1806 to 1839. Works include Heroic Action of Henry II, Duke of Montmorency, General View of Jerusalem and Bayard Injured beneath the Walls of Brescia.

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