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DALIGE DE FONTENAY, Alexis Léonard (1813 - 1892), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DALIGE DE FONTENAY, Alexis Léonard (1813 - 1892), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 29 April 1813, in Paris; died 1892, in Paris.

Painter. Landscapes.

De Fontenay was admitted to the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1831 and trained under Watelet and Hersent, exhibiting at the Salon de Paris for the first time in 1833. He was awarded a third-class medal in 1841, a second-class medal in 1844 and received mentions in 1861 and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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