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MILLET, Jean-Baptiste (1831 - 1906), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MILLET, Jean-Baptiste (1831 - 1906), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1831, in Gréville (Manche); died 1906, in Auvers-sur-Oise.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. Genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Jean-Baptiste was the brother and pupil of Jean-François Millet. Several of his watercolours featured at the Impressionist exhibition held at the Galerie Durand-Ruel in Paris, in 1876. He is noted for his engraving of his brother's painting of a Seated

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