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LOUIS XVIII (1755 - 1824), Draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LOUIS XVIII (1755 - 1824), Draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1755, in Versailles; died 1824, in Paris.

Draughtsman. Landscapes.

Louis XVIII's wash-drawings are skilfully composed, with a balanced distribution of light and shaded areas, and are enhanced by small figures.

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