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GRIGORESCU, Nicolae or Nicolas (1838 - 1907), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GRIGORESCU, Nicolae or Nicolas (1838 - 1907), Painter

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Romanian, 19th century, male.

Active also active in France from 1862 to 1887.

Born 15 May 1838, in Vacareshti; died 21 July 1907, in Câmpina.

Painter. Religious subjects, military subjects, figures, genre scenes, interiors with figures, rustic scenes, landscapes, animals.

Barbizon School.

According to a work by A. Vlahoutza, Nicolae Grigorescu's father, an agricultural labourer, died in 1843, and his widow moved to a suburb

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