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HUGO, Victor Marie (1802 - 1885), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUGO, Victor Marie (1802 - 1885), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, caricaturist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 26 February 1802, in Besançon; died 23 May 1885, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, caricaturist. Figures, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

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