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GUIGUES, Émile (1825 - 1904), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUIGUES, Émile (1825 - 1904), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1825, in Embrun; died 1904.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, lithographer, writer. Genre scenes, landscapes, mountainscapes.

Guigues studied in Paris at the studio of Michel Drolling and Jean-Baptiste Delestre. He published Metamorphosis (La Métamorphose), a story without words, for which he created the text and the drawings. He also worked on several magazines, such

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