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GUÉRIN, Charles François Prosper (1875 - 1939), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUÉRIN, Charles François Prosper (1875 - 1939), Painter, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 21 February 1875, in Sens; died 19 March 1939, in Paris.

Painter, illustrator. Figure compositions, figures, nudes, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Charles-François Prosper Guérin was a pupil of Gustave Moreau, and made his debut in Paris in 1887 at the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts. Hailed as a revolutionary artist in his day, his bold palette and free,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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