Reference Entry

CHABAS, Paul Émile (1869 - 1937), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHABAS, Paul Émile (1869 - 1937), Painter

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


French, 20th century, male.

Born 1869, in Nantes; died 1937, in Paris.

Painter. Figure compositions, nudes, portraits.

[not available online]Chabas was a pupil of William Bouguereau and of Tony Robert-Fleury. He painted female nudes in the most traditional of the academic styles; he belonged to that element of the old Salon des Artistes Français unable to acknowledge the new creativity emerging from the beginning of the

Reference Entry.  988 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.