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MOTTEZ, Victor Louis (1809 - 1897), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOTTEZ, Victor Louis (1809 - 1897), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 13 February 1809, in Lille; died 7 June 1897, in Bièvres (Essonne).

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits. Murals.

[not available online] [not available online]Mottez was admitted to the École des Beaux-Arts in 1829, and studied under Ingres and François Picot. He made his Salon début in 1833, winning medals in 1838 and 1845, and was made a

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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