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KUCHARSKI, Alexander (1741 - 1819), Painter, pastellist, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KUCHARSKI, Alexander (1741 - 1819), Painter, pastellist, miniaturist

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Polish, 18th – 19th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 18 March 1741, in Warsaw; died 5 November 1819, in Ste-Périne (Paris).

Painter, pastellist, miniaturist.

Alexander Kucharski started as a page to the king of Poland. He probably began studying art at Bacciarelli's studio in Warsaw. A bursary from the king enabled him to go to Paris, where he spent his entire career. After winning

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