Gustave Doré

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Style: Romanticism

Place: Strasbourg

Born: 1832

Death: 1883

Nationality: France

Biography:

Paul Gustave Doré (January 6, 1832 - January 23, 1883) was a French artist, engraver, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving and steel engraving. Doré was born in Strasbourg and his first illustrated story was published at the age of fifteen. His skill had manifested itself even earlier, however. At age five he had been...