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SAINT-PIERRE, Gaston Casimir (1833 - 1916), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SAINT-PIERRE, Gaston Casimir (1833 - 1916), Painter, pastellist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 12 May 1833, in Nîmes; died 18 December 1916, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist. Portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Gaston Casimir Saint-Pierre, a pupil of Léon Cogniet and Charles François Jalabert, is best known for his large decorative panels. During his lifetime the state bought from him several paintings that can now be seen in public collections. Casimir first

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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