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GILBERT, René Joseph (1858 - 1914), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GILBERT, René Joseph (1858 - 1914), Painter, pastellist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1858, in Paris; died 1914, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist. Nudes, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

[not available online]René Joseph Gilbert was a pupil of his father Achille Gilbert, and then trained with Alexandre Cabanel at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He won a travel scholarship in 1888. He created genre scenes and large landscapes in

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