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MIREA, George Demetrescu (1852 - 1934), Portrait artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MIREA, George Demetrescu (1852 - 1934), Portrait artist

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Romanian, 19th century, male.

Born 1852, in Câmpulung; died 1934.

Portrait artist.

Mirea studied with Carolus-Duran in Paris and became director of the school of fine arts in Bucharest. He won a silver medal in 1889 at the Paris Exposition Universelle. His paintings Head of a Girl, Portrait of Kretulescu and Turk are in the Simu museum.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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