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ROUART, Ernest (1874 - 1942), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUART, Ernest (1874 - 1942), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 August 1874, in Paris; died 27 February 1942, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver. Figures, portraits, landscapes, seascapes.

Impressionist group.

[not available online] [not available online]Ernest Rouart soon abandoned the study of mathematics, which his father Henri had encouraged, in order to devote himself to painting. He studied under Degas, who supervised the copies

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