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RUDE, Sophie (1797 - 1867), Painter, copyist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RUDE, Sophie (1797 - 1867), Painter, copyist

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French, 19th century, female.

Active also active in Belgium.

Born 20 June 1797, in Dijon; died 4 December 1867, in Paris.

Painter, copyist. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits. Murals.

Sophie Rude was the daughter of Emmanuel Frémiet and the wife of François Rude. She was first the student of Anatole Devosge in Dijon, then of Jacques-Louis David in Brussels, where she lived

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