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ANDRÉ, Albert (1869 - 1954), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANDRÉ, Albert (1869 - 1954), Painter, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 May 1869, in Lyons; died 11 July 1954, in Avignon.

Painter, illustrator. Figure compositions, nudes, portraits, interiors with figures, landscapes with figures, still-lifes, flowers. Designs for tapestries.

[not available online]He came to Paris in 1889 as an industrial designer. At the age of 23 he enrolled at the studio of William Bouguereau at the Académie Julian,

Reference Entry.  2205 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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