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HOFFBAUER, Charles Constantin Joseph (1875 - 1957), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOFFBAUER, Charles Constantin Joseph (1875 - 1957), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 28 June 1875, in Paris; died 1957.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist. History painting, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]The son of Theodor Joseph Hubert Hoffbauer, the architect known for his reconstitution of ancient buildings, Charles Hoffbauer was taught by Flameng, Corman and Moreau. He was a remarkable artist with a delicate talent with an exceptional composition and a highly personal palette.

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