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MEYNIER, Charles (1768 - 1832), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MEYNIER, Charles (1768 - 1832), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 25 November 1768, in Paris; died 6 September 1832, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects.

Meynier was the pupil of Vincent. He won the Prix de Rome in 1789, at the same time as Girodet. His work was halted during the Revolution, but he flourished again in 1795, when he

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