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BEAUX, Cecilia (1855 - 1942), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEAUX, Cecilia (1855 - 1942), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born 1 May 1855, in Philadelphia; died 17 September 1942, in Gloucester (Massachusetts).

Painter. Portraits.

Cecilia Beaux was a student of William Sartain in Philadelphia. She won a prize in 1885 for a portrait entitled Les Deniers Jours d'Enfance, a picture that was shown at the 1887 Salon in Paris. In 1889 she came to Paris, where she attended

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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