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Champfleury

French novelist and journalist, theoretician of the Realist movement, which he analyzed in Le Realisme (1857). Although his reputation has declined, he was an influential figure whose writings helped to popularize the work of the painter Gustave Courbet, then controversial for his frank portrayal of scenes from common life.

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