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ALBERT, Adolphe (1853 - 1938), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALBERT, Adolphe (1853 - 1938), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1853, in Paris; died 1938, in Les Andelys.

Painter, engraver. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes, flowers.

Adolphe Albert began his career in the military, and later became an artist, probably as a result of his acquaintance with caricaturist Jean Veber in North Africa. He studied under Bonnat and Cormon, and was the closest friend of Toulouse-Lautrec, of whom

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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