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RICOIS, François Edme (1795 - 1881), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RICOIS, François Edme (1795 - 1881), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 29 August 1795, in Courtalain; died 1881, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes.

Ricois studied under Bertin, Girodet and Bourgeois. He had a large number of pupils and ran a mixed studio for many years. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1819 onwards and received a second class medal in 1824. He also took part in various provincial exhibitions and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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