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DESBROSSES, Léopold (1821 - 1908), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DESBROSSES, Léopold (1821 - 1908), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 22 July 1821, in Bouchain; died 1908, in Arcueil.

Painter, engraver. Landscapes.

The brother of Joseph Desbrosses, the sculptor, and of Jean Desbrosses, the painter, Léopold Desbrosses studied with Delaroche and Corot. He made his debut at the 1848 Salon de Paris, where he obtained a third-class medal for engraving in 1885 and a second-class medal in 1895. In 1863,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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