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GAY, Walter (1856 - 1937), Painter, pastellist, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GAY, Walter (1856 - 1937), Painter, pastellist, watercolourist, draughtsman

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 22 January 1856, in Boston; died 1937, at the Château de Bréau (Villiers-en-Bière), destroyed in 1971.

Painter (including gouache), pastellist, watercolourist, draughtsman, decorative designer. Portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes with figures, architectural interiors.

Groupe de la Bande Noire.

Walter Gay was a flower painter in Boston until 1876. That year

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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