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FAIVRE, Maxime, for Léon Maxime (1856 - 1941), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAIVRE, Maxime, for Léon Maxime (1856 - 1941), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 5 January 1856, in Paris; died 5 January 1941, in Paris.

Painter. Allegorical subjects, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.


Maxime Faivre was a pupil of Gustave Boulanger and Gérome at the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris. He exhibited at the Salon de Paris from 1877 to 1881, and then at the Salon des Artistes Français, of which he became

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