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CARRAND, Louis Hilaire (1821 - 1899), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARRAND, Louis Hilaire (1821 - 1899), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 23 August 1821, in Lyons; died 13 November 1899, in Lyons.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

Lyons School.

Louis Carrand studied for two years under the landscape painter Nicolas Fonville, then worked independently from nature. In 1847, he travelled to Florence before returning to Lyons and settling there. In 1864 or 1865, he found himself penniless following his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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