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FOUACE, Guillaume Romain (1827 - 1895), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FOUACE, Guillaume Romain (1827 - 1895), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born May 1827, in Réville (Manche); died 1895, in Paris.

Painter. Portraits, rustic scenes, animals, still-lifes (flowers/fruit/sea shells).

[not available online]A pupil of Yvon, he exhibited at the Paris Salon as of 1870. His still-lifes of fish and shellfish are more richly coloured than are his portraits. Fouace was awarded medals in 1884 and in 1891. Examples of his work include Portrait

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