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DUMAS, Michel (1812 - 1885), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUMAS, Michel (1812 - 1885), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 19 June 1812, in Lyons; died 26 June 1885, in Lyons.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]Michel Dumas studied with Grobon and then with Bonnefond from 1826 to 1833 at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons. In 1834 he entered Ingres' studio at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, where he also worked under the direction of Orsel. In

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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