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DESBROSSES, Jean Alfred (1835 - 1906), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DESBROSSES, Jean Alfred (1835 - 1906), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 28 May 1835, in Paris; died 7 March 1906, in Paris.

Painter. Genre scenes, landscapes.

[not available online]A pupil of Ary Scheffer and Chintreuil, Jean Desbrosses made his debut at the 1861 Paris Salon. He was awarded a third-class medal in 1882 and a second-class medal in 1887. He also received a bronze medal at the 1900 World's Fair. He was

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