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PETER, Victor (1840 - 1918), Painter, sculptor, medallist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PETER, Victor (1840 - 1918), Painter, sculptor, medallist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 20 December 1840, in Paris; died 29 March 1918, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor, medallist. Portraits, genre scenes, animals.

Victor Peter, a pupil of Cornu and Devaulx, was a professor at the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

He exhibited first at the Salon de Paris in 1968 and later at the Salon des Artistes Français, of which he

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