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Orsay, Alfred Guillaume Gabriel d' (Comte)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00133582
Orsay, Alfred Guillaume Gabriel d' (Comte)

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 4 February 1801, in Paris; died 4 August 1852, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor. Portraits.

Alfred Guillaume Gabriel d'Orsay was the son of an officer and was an officer himself. He married Count Blessington's daughter. He sent various works to the Royal Academy ...

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Subjects: Painting ; Sculpture and Carving ; 19th-Century Art

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