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date: 15 December 2019

Martinet, Louislocked


French, 19th century, male.

Born 1814; died 1895.

Painter, engraver, art dealer. History painting.

The painter Louis Martinet (1814-1895) became widely known for organising independent exhibitions in a gallery space at 26, Boulevard des Italiens. Amongst his many activities, Martinet founded the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts together with Théophile Gautier in ...

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