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MICHEL, Ernest (1833 - 1902), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MICHEL, Ernest (1833 - 1902), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 30 July 1833, in Montpellier; died 28 March 1902, in Montpellier.

Painter, watercolourist. History painting, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Michel entered the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1851 and the studios of François Édouard Picot and Alexandre Cabanel. He won the second Prix de Rome in 1856 and the first prize in 1860, and featured at

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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