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BLERY, Eugène Stanislas Alexandre (1805 - 1886), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLERY, Eugène Stanislas Alexandre (1805 - 1886), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, lithographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 3 May 1805, in Fontainebleau; died 1886.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver, lithographer. Landscapes.

Eugène Blery was the son of a senior engineering officer, who was a professor of mathematics and military buildings at the École Militaire. He had a traditional education but worked, as an amateur, in drawing, painting and architecture. In 1827, aged 22, he became a maths teacher

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