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GENTY, Charles (<i>born</i> 1876), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GENTY, Charles (born 1876), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 17 June 1876, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman, newspaper cartoonist, illustrator, poster artist. Genre scenes, interiors with figures, village scenes, landscapes with figures, urban landscapes, waterscapes.

Charles Genty painted Mediterranean, Spanish and Turkish landscapes, as well as interiors and street scenes in Paris, in oils, watercolour or pastels. He worked for the main satirical Paris newspapers

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