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GIRODET DE ROUCY TRIOSON, Anne Louis (1767 - 1824), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIRODET DE ROUCY TRIOSON, Anne Louis (1767 - 1824), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 29 January 1767, in Montargis; died 8 December 1824, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman, illustrator. Historical scenes, mythological subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Orphaned at a young age, he was adopted by his guardian, the military surgeon Trioson, whose name he would add to his own. In 1785 at the age of 18, he entered into David's workshop, where

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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