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HÉBERT, Ernest Antoine Auguste (1817 - 1908), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HÉBERT, Ernest Antoine Auguste (1817 - 1908), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 3 November 1817, in La Tronche, near Grenoble; died 5 November 1908, in La Tronche, near Grenoble.

Painter. History painting, portraits, genre scenes.


[not available online] [not available online]Although he did not show great originality in his work, Ernest Hébert is an important figure in French painting, as he was one of the most authoritative exponents of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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