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ROUSSEAU, Philippe (1816 - 1887), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUSSEAU, Philippe (1816 - 1887), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 22 February 1816, in Paris; died 5 December 1887, in Acquigny.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, landscapes with figures, animals, farmyard scenes, still-lifes (flowers/fruit).

[not available online] [not available online]Philippe Rousseau was the student of Baron Gros and Édouard Bertin. He first exhibited at the Salon of 1834, winning a third-class medal in 1845 and a second-class medal in 1848. He

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