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ALLEMAND, Louis Hector (1809 - 1886), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALLEMAND, Louis Hector (1809 - 1886), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 5 March 1809, in Lyons; died 13 September 1886, in Lyons.

Painter, engraver. Figures, landscapes with figures, waterscapes.

[not available online]Hector Allemand's early artistic training came from his parents: his father was a draughtsman and his mother a miniaturist who had been a pupil of Gérard and Gros. Young Hector initially entered the commercial world, where he was employed by,

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