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Courbet, Gustave

Pronunciation: /ˈkʊəbeɪ/
/kuʀbɛ/
(1819–77), French painter. A leader of the 19th-century realist school of painting, he favoured an unidealized choice of subject matter that did not exclude the ugly or vulgar. Notable works: Burial at Ornans (1850) and Painter in his Studio (1855).
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