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BILLE, Edmond (1878 - 1959), Painter, stained glass painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BILLE, Edmond (1878 - 1959), Painter, stained glass painter, engraver

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 24 January 1878, in Valangin (Neuchâtel); died 1959, in Sierre.

Painter, stained glass painter, engraver. Figure compositions, landscapes.

Bille studied in Paris under Benjamin Constant and Jean-Paul Laurens and also followed courses at Geneva art college. He is remembered for his stained glass compositions for the church of Chamoson. He also showed considerable interest in poster art. His work

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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