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BOISSELIER, Antoine Félix, the Younger (1790 - 1857), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOISSELIER, Antoine Félix, the Younger (1790 - 1857), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 22 May 1790, in Paris; died 29 April 1857, in Versailles.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, genre scenes, landscapes.

Antoine Félix Boisselier the Younger won second prize in the Prix de Rome with Democritus and the Abderans while he was teaching drawing at the Military School of St-Cyr, and in 1824 he won a second-class medal. Among the works he showed

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