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ALAUX, François (1878 - 1952), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALAUX, François (1878 - 1952), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 11 October 1878, in Bordeaux; died 16 April 1952, in Bordeaux.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes, seascapes, interiors. Wall decorations.


[not available online]François Alaux was the great-grandson of the painter Jean-Paul Alaux, otherwise known as Gentil (the Gentle) and the nephew of Guillaume Alaux, also a painter. He studied under Léon Bonnat at the École des Beaux-Arts de Paris. His

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