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MARQUIS, Pierre Charles (1798 - 1874), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARQUIS, Pierre Charles (1798 - 1874), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1 June 1798, in Tonnerre; died 31 December 1874, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, portraits.

He entered the École des Beaux-Arts on 25 February 1820 and was a student of Lethière. He featured at the Salon from 1831 to 1847 and won third-class medals in 1836, 1859 and 1863.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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