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APOIL, Suzanne Estelle (1825 - 1874), Painter, watercolourist, copyist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
APOIL, Suzanne Estelle (1825 - 1874), Painter, watercolourist, copyist

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French, 19th century, female.

Born 19 October 1825, in Sèvres; died after 1874.

Painter (including enamel), watercolourist, copyist. Figures, flowers, still-lifes (including flowers/fruit).

The wife of Charles Alexis Apoil, Suzanne Apoil worked at the Sèvres porcelain factory and was commissioned by the French Government in 1874 to decorate two vases destined to be presented to the Empress of All the Russias. Apart from her professional activity,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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