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CHAPLEAU, Eugène Jean Alexandre (<i>born</i> 1882), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHAPLEAU, Eugène Jean Alexandre (born 1882), Painter, fresco artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 20 October 1882, in Paimboeuf (Loire-Atlantique).

Painter, fresco artist. History painting, portraits.

Chapleau's style was influenced both by late Post-Impressionism and later Fauvist works. Between 1913 and 1924, he exhibited religious and mythological subjects at the Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He also painted portraits and frescoes.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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