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COMERRE, Léon François or François Léon (1850 - 1916), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COMERRE, Léon François or François Léon (1850 - 1916), Painter, sculptor

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 10 October 1850, in Trélon; died 20 February 1916, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor. Nudes, portraits, genre scenes, local scenes.

[not available online]Léon Comerre studied in Lille under Colas, and in Paris under Cabanel at the École des Beaux-Arts. He was awarded the Grand Prix de Rome in 1875 and various other awards, including a bronze at the 1875

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