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ANDRÉ, Jules (1807 - 1869), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANDRÉ, Jules (1807 - 1869), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 19 April 1807, in Paris; died 17 April 1869.

Painter (including porcelain), engraver. Landscapes.

[not available online]A pupil of Jolivard and Watelet, Jules André was the first painter to be employed by the Sèvres porcelain factory and also contributed decorative panels for the Louvre and the Hôtel Alba. He was awarded a silver medal in 1835. He drew inspiration from travels in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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