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DELAUNAY, Jules Élie (1828 - 1891), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DELAUNAY, Jules Élie (1828 - 1891), Painter, fresco artist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 12 June 1828, in Nantes; died 5 September 1891, in Paris.

Painter, fresco artist. History painting, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]Jules Delaunay was a student of H. Flandrin and Lamothe. He was admitted to the École des Beaux-Arts in 1848. He was awarded second prize in the Prix de Rome in 1853, which he won in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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