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GONCOURT, Jules de (1830 - 1870), Watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GONCOURT, Jules de (1830 - 1870), Watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 December 1830, in Paris; died 20 June 1870, in Paris.

Watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman.

Although he and his brother Edmond were virtually inseparable in terms of their lives and work, Jules de Goncourt alone demonstrated any talent as a watercolorist. In Italy of Yesteryear (Italie d'hier), a work edited by Charpentier in 1894, Edmond de Goncourt collected his

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