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MILLET, Frédéric (1786 - 1859), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MILLET, Frédéric (1786 - 1859), Painter, miniaturist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1786, in Charlieu; died 20 October 1859, in Paris.

Painter, miniaturist.

Frédéric Millet was a pupil of Aubry, Pernot and Isabey. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1806 to 1859, winning second-class medals in 1817 and 1824, and a first-class medal in 1827. Millet was one of his period's more accomplished miniaturists.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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