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ALLEBÉ, August (1838 - 1927), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALLEBÉ, August (1838 - 1927), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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Dutch, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 19 April 1838, in Amsterdam; died 10 January 1927.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures, animals.

Laren Artists' Colony.

August Allebé began his training in Amsterdam under Greive, and continued it at Antwerp academy in 1855. He then went to Mouilleron's studio in Paris to perfect his knowledge of engraving. Upon returning to Amsterdam

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