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GASSIES, Jean-Bruno (1786 - 1832), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GASSIES, Jean-Bruno (1786 - 1832), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 25 October 1786, in Bordeaux; died 12 October 1832, in Paris.

Painter, engraver. Mythological subjects, genre scenes, waterscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]He enrolled at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris on 2 March 1804 and studied under Vincent and Lacour. He served in the French navy, was captured by the English and remained a prisoner-of-war for some time. Between 1810

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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