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KUWASSEG, Charles Euphrasie (1838 - 1904), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KUWASSEG, Charles Euphrasie (1838 - 1904), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 29 September 1838, in Draveil (Essonne); died October 1904, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes with figures, landscapes, seascapes. Panoramas.

[not available online]Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg was the son of the Austrian painter Karl Josef Kuwasseg and first worked with his father before becoming a sailor. When he returned to France in 1883 he studied under Durand-Brager and Isabey.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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