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GROS, Antoine Jean (1771 - 1835), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GROS, Antoine Jean (1771 - 1835), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 16 March 1771, in Paris; died 26 June 1835, in Meudon (Hauts-de-Seine).

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Mythological subjects, religious subjects, military subjects, portraits. Murals.

[not available online]Antoine Jean Gros grew up in an artistic milieu. His father Jean Antoine Gros painted miniatures and his mother was a draughtswoman. At the age of 15 he began studying at

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