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GAMELIN, Jacques (1738 - 1803), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GAMELIN, Jacques (1738 - 1803), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 3 October 1738, in Carcassonne; died 12 October 1803, in Carcassonne.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, military portraits, battles, genre scenes.

[not available online]Under the patronage of the Marquis of Puymaurin, Jacques Gamelin first studied at Toulouse with the Chevalier Rivalz, then came to Paris, where at the studio of Deshays he won first

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