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PRINCETEAU, René Pierre Charles (1843 - 1914), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PRINCETEAU, René Pierre Charles (1843 - 1914), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1843 or 1844, in Libourne (Gironde); died 31 January 1914, in the Château de Pontus-Fronsac, near Libourne.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, sculptor. Historical subjects, sporting subjects, figures, equestrian portraits, hunting scenes, horse racing scenes, landscapes with figures, animals.

René Princeteau was a pupil of Dominique Maggesi, a naturalised Frenchman who settled in Bordeaux. He also studied at the École

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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