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BOCION, François-Louis-David (1828 - 1890), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOCION, François-Louis-David (1828 - 1890), Painter

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Swiss, 19th century, male.

Born 30 March 1828, in Lausanne; died 13 December 1890, in Lausanne.

Painter. Landscapes, seascapes.

Having taken drawing lessons in Vevey, François Bocion continued his studies at the technical school in Lausanne in 1842. He then went to Paris to take courses run by Charles Gleyre and L. Grosclaude between 1847 and 1849. On his return to Lausanne, he was appointed lecturer

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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