Jean Désiré Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet

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    Jean Désiré Gustave Courbet was a French painter who led the Realism movement in 19th-century French painting. Committed to painting only what he could see, he rejected academic convention and the Romanticism of the previous generation of visual artists.

    Born: 10 June 1819, Ornans, France 

    Died: 31 December 1877, La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland

    Periods: Realism, Romanticism, Academic art

    Buried: 1919, Ornans cemetery, Ornans

    Known for: Painting, Sculpture

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    The Sleepers  by Gustave Courbet, reproduction painting, wall art
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