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RIVIERE, Briton (1840 - 1920), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIVIERE, Briton (1840 - 1920), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14 August 1840, in London; died 20 April 1920, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, sculptor. Religious subjects, historical subjects, mythological subjects, scenes with figures, genre scenes, hunting scenes, landscapes with figures, animals.

[not available online]Briton Riviere was the son of the painter and teacher William Riviere. He may have began to exhibit in London from 1851, even though

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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