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flour

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Most commonly refers to ground wheat, although also used for other cereals and applied to powdered dried matter such as fish flour, potato flour, etc. Ground wheat yields wholemeal flour...

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Flour, Pierre

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 39 words.

French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Active in Toulon.

Painter.

Pierre Flour was the son of François Flour. He worked for the French navy. In 1697 he executed a...

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Flour, François

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Renaissance Art. 28 words.

French, 17th century, male.

Born to a family originally from Marseilles.

Painter.

François Flour is mentioned in Toulon from 1665 to 1694 as 'official painter' to...

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Flour, Jules Adrien

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 216 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 6 August 1864, in Avignon; died 10 February 1921, in Avignon.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with...

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Dredger

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 31 words.

Container with a perforated lid for sprinkling flour, sugar, salt etc. In 1666 Pepys recorded that he ‘did carry home

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Dredger

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

Container with a perforated lid for sprinkling flour, sugar, salt etc. In 1666 Pepys recorded that he ‘did carry home a silver drudger for my cupboard of plate’.

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Shackleton, Lydia (1828–1914), botanical artist

E. Charles Nelson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Science and Mathematics. 845 words.

Shackleton, Lydia (1828–1914), botanical artist, was born on 22 November 1828 at Grisemount, Ballitore, co. Kildare, Ireland, the third of the thirteen children of George Shackleton...

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Relining

Jonathan Stephenson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art Techniques and Principles. 624 words.

The addition of a new canvas to the back of an existing one that has deteriorated, in order to extend the life of the ageing support and possibly repair and renovate the paint and...

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Paluska, Martin

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 127 words.

Serb, 20th century, male.

Born 1913, in Kovacica.

Painter.

Martin Paluska was a tractor driver and then a mechanic at the village flour-mill before beginning to...

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Mill, industrial

Michael Stratton.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery. 804 words.

Type of factory and warehouse building chiefly associated with the British Industrial Revolution from the early 18th century to the late 19th. The first and most impressive industrial...

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Druilhe, Monique

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 70 words.

French, 20th century, female.

Potter, sculptor (stone).

Monique Druilhe studied at the École des Beaux-Arts, Tours with Jean Rivier. Her stylised sculptures cover a number...

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Pont-Aven

Caroline Boyle-Turner.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 1294 words.

French village on the Aven River in Brittany, 260 km west of Paris and 7 km north of the Bay of Biscay. Before the 20th century its protected tidal harbour made it a busy commercial port...

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Aviat, Jules-Charles

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 496 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 26 June 1844, in Brienne-le-Château; died 23 January 1931, in Périgueux.

Painter. Figures, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes,...

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Moriguchi, Kunihiko

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 148 words.

Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 18 February 1941, in Kyoto.

Painter.

Minimal Art.

Moriguchi studied at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and the...

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Delf, Coppin

Peter Rolfe Monks.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Renaissance Art. 431 words.

[Copin]

(fl 1456–88).

Painter, probably of south Netherlandish or French origin. He served as a cleric in Saint-Flour, near Tours. A highly esteemed decorator and...

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Philidor, Wesner

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 190 words.

Haitian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1950, in Port-au-Prince.

Installation artist.

Wesner Philidor was invited to take part in the Magicians of the Earth ( Le...

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Pierre, André

Dolores M. Yonker.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 330 words.

(b Port-au-Prince, Jul 29, 1914; d Croix-des-Missions, Oct 4, 2005).

Haitian painter. A farmer as well as a houngan (Vodoun priest) in Croix-des-Missions, just outside...

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Teynard, Félix

Hélène Bocard.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 19th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 344 words.

(b Saint-Flour, Cantal, Jan 14, 1817; d Saint-Martin-le-Vinoux, nr Grenoble, Aug 28, 1892).

French photographer and civil engineer. He was fascinated by Egyptology from an...

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