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HUE, Jean-François (1751 - 1823), Painter (gouache)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUE, Jean-François (1751 - 1823), Painter (gouache)

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1 December 1751, in St-Arnould-en-Yvelines (Seine-et-Oise); died 26 December 1823, in Paris.

Painter (gouache). History painting, battles, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]Jean-François Hue was apprenticed to Joseph Vernet in whose studio he worked assiduously. He was approved by the Académie on 25 November 1780 and was received as an Académicien on 30 November 1782. He featured at

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