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BERTHON, Paul (1872 - 1909), Lithographer, poster artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERTHON, Paul (1872 - 1909), Lithographer, poster artist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born c. 1872; died c. 1909.

Lithographer, poster artist.

[not available online]Paul Berthon produced large-scale coloured prints in a highly stylised manner reminiscent of Eugène Grasset, featuring female figures in an elegant, mannered floral setting. He contributed to the review L'Image along with Feure, Fernand Khnopff and Aman-Jean, and became well-known for his printed murals.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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