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VIOLLET-LE-DUC, Eugène Emmanuel (1814 - 1879), Architect, painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VIOLLET-LE-DUC, Eugène Emmanuel (1814 - 1879), Architect, painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 27 January 1814, in Paris; died 17 September 1879, in Lausanne.

Architect, painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, designer of ornamental architectural features. History painting, scenes with figures, architectural views, decorative motifs, mountainscapes.

[not available online]Large-scale exhibitions of Eugène Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc's entire and diverse body of work were organised in Paris at the Caisse des Monuments Historiques in 1865 and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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