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ADAN, Louis Emile (1839 - 1937), Painter, watercolourist, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ADAN, Louis Emile (1839 - 1937), Painter, watercolourist, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 26 March 1839, in Paris; died 5 February 1937, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, illustrator. Landscapes with figures, still-lifes.

[not available online]Adan was a pupil of François Picot and Alexandre Cabanel at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He exhibited at all the Salons from 1863 until 1937. His submissions earned him several medals, including a third medal

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