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LAUVERGNE, Barthélémy (1805 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAUVERGNE, Barthélémy (1805 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 4 July 1805, in Toulon; died 16 November 1871, in Carcès (Var).

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Landscapes, seascapes.

Lauvergne studied under Pierre Letuaire and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1828 to 1849, receiving a third-class medal in 1835. He became an administrative officer in the navy, which enabled him to make journeys around the world. He made a great

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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