- Gus·tave [gys-tav] /güsˈtav/, 1819–77, French painter.
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After him there are only two worth speaking of, Delacroix and Courbet.His Masterpiece
His landscapes are somewhat akin to those of Michel and of Courbet.
In other words Courbet survived while the Barbizonians perished.
After the sixties the influence of Courbet began to be directly felt.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 3 (of 4)
He mastered all that Gleyre could teach on the one hand, Courbet on the other.The Life of James McNeill Whistler
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- Gustave (ɡystav). 1819–77, French painter, a leader of the realist movement; noted for his depiction of contemporary life