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Caicos in the Bosphorus - Félix Ziem (1821-1911)
Félix Ziem was born on February 26, 1821, in Beaune, Côte-d’Or (France). He painted several types of subjects including: historical scenes, genre scenes, typical subjects of that time, portraits, animated landscapes, architecture, landscapes, seascapes, water landscapes, and still life. He was also a watercolorist and a drawer. Ziem was a pre-impressionist and orientalist.
His father was Croatian and moved to Côte-d’Or in 1814, while his mother was Burgundian. Ziem studied at the Ecole d’Architecture et des Beaux-Arts of Dijon. He was awarded deuxième prix in dessin et d’architecture in 1839. In [...]