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CALS, Adolphe-Félix (1810 - 1880), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CALS, Adolphe-Félix (1810 - 1880), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 October 1810, in Paris; died 3 October 1880, in Honfleur.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Figures, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes with figures, landscapes, harbour scenes, still-lifes.

Impressionist group. Honfleur (or St-Siméon) School.

[not available online]Adolphe-Félix Cals was born into a humble family, but his parents did everything in their power to ensure that their reserved

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