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DAUPHIN, Eugène (1857 - 1930), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DAUPHIN, Eugène (1857 - 1930), Painter, pastellist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 30 November 1857, in Toulon; died 1930, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist. Seascapes, landscapes.

Eugène Dauphin trained with Vincent Courdouan, then with Gervex. He most often painted the picturesque sites around the town where he was born, either in nocturnal lighting, at sunset or in sunlight, accentuating the effects of light and shade. He produced two large decorative panels

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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