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COURTENS, Franz (1854 - 1943), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COURTENS, Franz (1854 - 1943), Painter

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 15 February 1854, in Termonde; died 1943, in Brussels.

Painter. Figures, landscapes, seascapes.

School of Kalmthout or 'École Grise', School of Tervueren.

[not available online] [not available online]Franz Courtens was a pupil at the academies of Termonde, Antwerp and Brussels, in addition to the independent academy known as 'La patte de dindon' ('the turkey-cock's foot'). He first exhibited

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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