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GUAY, Julien Gabriel (<i>born</i> 1848), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUAY, Julien Gabriel (born 1848), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1848, in Paris.

Painter. Allegorical subjects, genre scenes, portraits.

Julien Gabriel Guay was a pupil of Jean Léon Gérôme. He exhibited with the Paris Salon in 1873, winning a third-class medal in 1878, a second-class medal in 1889 and a silver medal at the Expositions Universelles of 1889 and 1900. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in 1892.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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