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BIESSY, Marie-Gabriel (1854 - 1935), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIESSY, Marie-Gabriel (1854 - 1935), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 March 1854, in St-Pierre-du-Mont (Landes); died 1935.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, urban landscapes, landscapes.

From 1876, Biessy studied under F. Clément at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons, then from 1879 under Carolus-Duran (1837-1917) in Paris. From 1878, he exhibited at the Salon de Lyons and from 1882 at the Salon de Paris. He regularly contributed works to the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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