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LACOUR, Pierre (1778 - 1859), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LACOUR, Pierre (1778 - 1859), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 16 March 1778, in Bordeaux; died 17 April 1859, in Bordeaux.

Painter, engraver. Genre scenes.

Pierre Lacour was the son and pupil of Pierre Lacour. He went to Paris in 1798, and was placed by his father in Vincent's studio. Lacour the Younger established a reputation as an engraver and his output in this genre was considerable. On his father's

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