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BILLOTEY, Louis Léon Eugène (1887 - 1940), Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BILLOTEY, Louis Léon Eugène (1887 - 1940), Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1887, in Paris; died 14 June 1940, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, horses. Frescoes, murals, designs for stained glass.

Billotey studied under the academic painters Jules Lefebvre (1836-1911) and Tony Robert-Fleury (1837-1912) at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He won the Prix de Rome in 1907 and

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