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Edouard Manet
(1832 - 1883)

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1832 Born 23 January in Paris
1848 Fails the entrance exam to naval college, sails to Rio (stays there for two years)
1850 Studies under Thomas Couture
1852 His lover, Suzanne Leenhoff, gives birth to a son, Leon
1853 Visits Italy
1856 Leaves Couture's studio to set up his own
1856 Visits Germany and Holland
1857 Visits Italy
1863 Marries Suzanne
1863 Participates in the Salon des Refuses
1867 Holds major exhibition alongside the Exposition Universelle
1870 Manet joins the National Guard during Franco-Prussian war
1871 Elected to the committee of the Paris Commune
1881 Awarded a second-class Legion of Honour Award
1883 Dies 30 April in Paris
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