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DROLLING, Michel Martin (1786 - 1851), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DROLLING, Michel Martin (1786 - 1851), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 7 March 1786, in Paris; died 9 January 1851, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, genre scenes, portraits.

[not available online]Michel Martin Drolling studied under his father Martin Drolling and under David. He won the 1810 Prix de Rome with his Wrath of Achilles. He exhibited at the Salon between 1817 and 1850, receiving a silver medal in 1817

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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