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biography of Pierre PUVIS DE CHAVANNES (1824-1898)

Personal data


Birth : 12/14/1824 - Lyon, France
Death : 11/24/1898 - Paris, France
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : France

Education

Pupil of / student of Henry SCHEFFER [ 1798-1862 ]
Has frequented the studio of Eugène DELACROIX [ 1798-1863 ]
1849 :
Has frequented the studio of Thomas COUTURE [ 1815-1879 ]

Professional data


Work and Life

1846 – 1848:Traveled to Italy


Affiliated to an association

1890 : Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts – 11 rue Berryer – Paris, France
1891 : Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts – 11 rue Berryer – Paris, France

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Mixed media - Oil
Print-Multiple : Drypoint - Lithograph - Poster - Print
Drawing-Watercolor : Black chalk - Charcoal - Ink - Lead pencil - Pastel - Pencil - Red chalk - Wash - Watercolour

Subject

allegory
composition
landscape
portrait
religion

Movements and styles

Symbolism
19th century

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist
National Gallery – London, United Kingdom
07/24/2002 – 10/27/2002

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

1859

Salon des Artistes Français
Paris, France
1859

1850

Le Salon
Paris, France
1850

Legals

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