Marie-Guilhelmine Benoist

female / French
painter, pastelist, draftsperson, muse (person)
Benoist was bevriend met en de muze van de dichter Charles-Albert Demoustier. Zij was zijn romanfiguur Émilie Demoustier. Aan haar droeg Demoustier zijn brieven 'Lettres à Émilie [Demoustier] sur la mythologie' op, die hij tussen 1786 en 1798 publiceerde (Saur 1994).
Paris 1768-12-18
Paris 1826-10-07
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trouwde op 12 maart 1793 met de royalist Pierre Vincent Benoist (1758-1834)
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1781 - 1826
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
genre, history (genre), portrait
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Creation date: 1991-11-21; Last modified date: 2017-03-30


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