Joseph-Benoit Suvée
(Belgian, 1743 - 1807)
This person is associated with: Neoclassicism
Belgian neoclassical painter. He trained under Jean-Jacques Bachelier.

He lost at the Prix de Rome in 1768 for Germanicus Calming the Revolt in his Camp (attributed to Vincent), but won it in 1771 for The Combat of Mars and Minerva against David, who hated him.

He was appointed French academician in 1778 and became director of the French Academy in Rome in 1792 until his death.

Name:Joseph-Benoit Suvée
Dates:1743 - 1807
Nationality:Belgian
Sex:No data
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Musée Fabre - Montpellier3 artworks
Château de Versailles2 artworks
Groeninge Museum - Brugge2 artworks
Musée du Louvre - Paris1 artworks
Musee des Beaux-Arts - Rouen1 artworks
Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille1 artworks
Private collection1 artworks
Musee des Beaux-Arts - Dijon1 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts - Tours1 artworks
Smith College Museum of Art - Northampton, Massachusetts1 artworks
Musee des Beaux-Arts et d'Archéologie - Besançon1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1807).