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BENONI-AURAN, Benoit (1859 - 1933), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BENONI-AURAN, Benoit (1859 - 1933), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1859, in Monteux; died 1933.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes. Decorative schemes.

A pupil at the École des Beaux-Arts in Avignon, Benoit Benoni-Auran studied under Pierre Grivolas, Jules Laurens and Cabanel. In 1888, he joined the studio of Jean-Baptiste Lavastre and collaborated on decorative paintings for the central dome of the Exposition Universelle in Paris, 1889. He exhibited with the Salon

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