Gustave Courbet

male / French
Ornans 1819-06-10
La Tour-de-Peilz 1877-12-31
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Son of Régis and Sylvie Oudot Courbet; his sisters Zoé, Zélie and Juliette, were his first models for drawing and painting
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worked from 1871 with Cherubino Pata
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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.
flower piece, animal painting (genre), genre, coastal view, landscape (genre), nude figure, portrait, still life, fruit piece
maakte gebruik van fotografie (Hannavy 2008)
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Here we mention the art movement to which an artist belonged. Many art movements have not yet been entered, because the content of this field is still under development.
Impressionism, Barbizon School
there are also some portrait busts of his hand known
Creation date: 1991-12-02; Last modified date: 2023-02-10


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