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BRUNIN, Léon (1861 - 1949), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRUNIN, Léon (1861 - 1949), Painter, sculptor

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born November 1861, in Antwerp; died 1949.

Painter, sculptor. Figures, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes with figures, still-lifes, animals.

[not available online]Léon Brunin was little more than a child when he started studying sculpture at the academy of fine arts in Antwerp. He went on to study under Franz Joris, but abandoned sculpture while still a young man

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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