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GUILLE, Jacques (1814 - 1873), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUILLE, Jacques (1814 - 1873), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 14 November 1814, in St-Jean-de-Maurienne; died 9 December 1873, in Chambéry.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.

Around 1850, Jacques Guille exhibited Nolite flere in Chambéry, for which he received a prize from the Savoy academy of art. He executed several works for churches in Savoy, most notably in Chambéry. His Saint Jeanne de Chantal Receiving the Religious Habit from Saint Francis de

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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