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LATOUR, Joseph Pierre Tancrède (1806 - 1863), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LATOUR, Joseph Pierre Tancrède (1806 - 1863), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 April 1806, in Noé (Haute-Garonne); died 1 March 1863, in Toulouse.

Painter, draughtsman. Genre scenes, landscapes, mountainscapes, urban landscapes.

Josephy Latour studied at the École des Beaux-Arts, Toulouse from 1825 to 1829 and in 1858, opened his own academy in Toulouse, which was highly praised for the quality of its teaching. He was also a collector, surrounding himself with

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