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BESNARD, Paul Albert (1849 - 1934), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BESNARD, Paul Albert (1849 - 1934), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 2 June 1849, in Paris; died 4 December 1934.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman. Portraits, genre scenes. Murals.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Paul Albert Besnard was the son of a painter, who was in turn a good pupil of Ingres and a distinguished miniature-painter. She was widowed very young and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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