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REGNIER, Auguste Jacques (1787 - 1860), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
REGNIER, Auguste Jacques (1787 - 1860), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 28 August 1787, in Paris; died 2 June 1860, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, landscapes.

Regnier studied under Bertin and featured at the Paris Salon from 1812 to 1857. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur on 9 April 1837 and was awarded second and first class medals in 1819 and 1828, respectively. As a painter of historical landscapes,

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