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PIETTE, Ludovic (1826 - 1877), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PIETTE, Ludovic (1826 - 1877), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 11 May 1826, in Niort (Deux-Sèvres); died 1877, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman. Genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Ludovic Piette was a pupil of Thomas Couture and Isidore Pils. At the Académie Suisse he became friends with both Manet and Chintreuil. Later, Camille Pissarro stayed as a guest at his house in the country and it was

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