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GUÉ, Jean-Marie Oscar (1809 - 1877), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUÉ, Jean-Marie Oscar (1809 - 1877), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1809, in Bordeaux; died 1877, in Bordeaux.

Painter. Religious subjects, genre scenes, landscapes, mountainscapes, urban landscapes, still-lifes.

A pupil of his uncle, Julien Michel Gué, and of Jean Alaux, Jean-Marie Gué exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1833 to 1859, winning medals in 1834 and 1840. He was appointed director of the École de Peinture in Bordeaux and curator of the

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