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CHANSON, Émile-Charles (<i>born</i> 1820), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHANSON, Émile-Charles (born 1820), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th century, male.

Active in Paris.

Born 17 February 1820, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist.

Chanson trained as an artist under Reinhard and Lequien. He exhibited mostly watercolours, including at the Paris Salons between 1848 and 1866; he also painted in enamel on lava.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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