Paul Duqueylar

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Paul Duqueylar, Ossian Reciting His Songs 1800 musée Granet.

Paul Duqueylar, a French historical painter, born at Digne in 1771, was a scholar of David. Most of the subjects painted by him are taken from the classic poets and ancient historians, and are of an elevated character. The Judgment of Minos, and Belisarius, both painted at Rome in 1804, are described by Kotzebue in his Souvenirs d'ltalie. He died in 1845.


  • Public Domain This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainBryan, Michael (1886). "Duqueylar, Paul". In Graves, Robert Edmund. Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers (A–K). I (3rd ed.). London: George Bell & Sons.