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ABRAHAM, Tancrède (1836 - 1895), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ABRAHAM, Tancrède (1836 - 1895), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 7 January 1836, in Vitré (Ille-et-Vilaine); died 5 April 1895.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver. Landscapes.

Tancrède Abraham studied under Jules Noël and Nazon. He exhibited at the Salon from 1863 onwards and participated in several exhibitions of painting and engraving in provincial galleries. Abraham worked extensively at Château-Gontier, where he was appointed museum curator. As a landscape painter, he produced mainly

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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