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CADELL, Francis Campbell Boileau (1883 - 1937), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CADELL, Francis Campbell Boileau (1883 - 1937), Painter

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 12 April 1883, in Edinburgh; died December 1937.

Painter. Figures, landscapes, flowers.

Scottish Colourists.

Francis Cadell received encouragement from the Scottish painter Arthur Melville in his early endeavours as an artist and Melville also persuaded Cadell's parents to send him to study in Paris. There he made a living from Post-Impressionist art, although at the time the genre did not appeal

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