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NAVEZ, François Joseph (1787 - 1869), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NAVEZ, François Joseph (1787 - 1869), Painter

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Belgian, 19th century, male.

Born 16 November 1787, in Charleroi; died 12 October 1869, in Brussels.

Painter. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online]Navez was a pupil of Joseph-François in Brussels. He won the grand prize in painting in Ghent in 1812. He then went to Paris, where he studied with David, remaining there until 1816, when he accompanied David

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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