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DROLLING, Martin (1752 - 1817), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DROLLING, Martin (1752 - 1817), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1752, in Oberbergheim, near Colmar; died 16 April 1817, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman (including red chalk). Figures, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures.

[not available online] [not available online]Martin Drolling attended classes at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. However, his main influence was his close study of the Dutch masters. He tended to paint genre scenes rather in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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