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CHALON, Louis (<i>born</i> 1866), Painter, sculptor, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHALON, Louis (born 1866), Painter, sculptor, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 15 January 1866, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor, illustrator. Scenes with figures, mythological subjects, portraits.

Chalon was a pupil of J. Lefebvre and Boulanger. He painted many mythological scenes, which he placed in cleverly composed landscapes. His works include Agamemnon (1887), Circe (1888), Silence (1889), Death of Sardanapalus (1891), Destructive Helen (1893), Salomé (1895), Portrait of M Mesureur (1896), Portrait

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