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BLANCHE, Jacques-Émile (1861 - 1942), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLANCHE, Jacques-Émile (1861 - 1942), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1 February 1861, in Paris; died 1942, in Offranville (Seine-Maritime).

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, pastellist. History painting, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online]Blanche received training from Gervex and Fernand Humbert. His grandfather was Émile Antoine Blanche, the psychiatrist who treated the poet Gérard de Nerval on several occasions. He was awarded a gold medal at the

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