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LEPEINTRE, Charles (1735 - 1803), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEPEINTRE, Charles (1735 - 1803), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 9 September 1735, in Paris; died 1803.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Portraits, genre scenes.

Trained by Pierre, Charles Lepeintre was painter to the Duc de Chartres and a member of the Académie de St-Luc. He exhibited at the Salon between 1796 and 1799, having also exhibited at the Académie de St-Luc in 1774.

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