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GREVEDON, Pierre Louis, called Henri (1776 - 1860), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GREVEDON, Pierre Louis, called Henri (1776 - 1860), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, lithographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 October 1776, in Paris; died 1 June 1860.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, lithographer. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Encouraged by Nicolas Bernard Lépicié, the king's artist, Grevedon entered the studio of Baron Regnault at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris at the age of thirteen. There he was awarded an honourable mention and a medal

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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