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Victor Gilbert

 (1847 - 1933)
Victor Gilbert was active/lived in France.  Victor Gilbert is known for market scenes and portrait painting.

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Victor Gilbert


Victor Gilbert was born in Paris in 1847, and lived eighty-six years in France, passing away in 1933.  Though his ability as an artist was recognized at an early age, he was forced to work as an artisan due to financial circumstances.  He eventually gained some formal art training later in life from Pierre Levasseur at the Ecole de La Ville de Paris. He also studied under Victor Adam and Charles Busson.

Despite his lack of training, he established himself as a French genre painter, and was quickly recognized by the Parisian public.  Especially noted for his market scenes, Gilbert often chose to paint images of vegetables, flowers, poultry, and fish with particular attention to fine details.  He also pain  ...  Displaying 750 of 1729 characters.



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About  Victor Gilbert

Born:  1847 - Paris, France
Died:   1933
Known for:  market scenes and portrait painting