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COSYNS, Antoine François - Painter, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COSYNS, Antoine François - Painter, engraver, illustrator

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born in Mechelen.

Painter, engraver, illustrator. Figure compositions, figures, nudes, portraits, landscapes.

Antoine Cosyns exhibited in Paris, at the Salons des Artistes Indépendants from 1911 onwards and at the Salons d'Automne, of which he became a board member. He was a prolific illustrator of works including Catullus' Apocalypse, Marriage of Thetis and Peleus (L'Apocalypse, Les Noces de Thétis et de Pelée);

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