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GALARD, Gustave de (1779 - 1841), Painter, draughtsman, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GALARD, Gustave de (1779 - 1841), Painter, draughtsman, caricaturist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1779, in the château at Lille; died 1841, in Bordeaux.

Painter, draughtsman, caricaturist. Portraits, landscapes, landscapes with figures, flowers.

[not available online]He exhibited at the 1838 Paris Salon. Comte Gustave de Galard spent several months in prison for drawing caricatures that found disfavour with Louis-Philippe. He is also remembered for a painting entitled View of the Landes near Bordeaux

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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