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FERNEZ, Louis (1900 - 1984), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FERNEZ, Louis (1900 - 1984), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1 August 1900, in Avignon; died 1984, in Savigny-sur-Orge.

Painter. Figures, landscapes, seascapes, still-lifes, flowers. Murals.


School of Algiers.

Louis Fernez came to Paris from Algeria, where his family had settled. He studied under Fernand Cormon at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, as well as Léon Cauvy, who ran the École des Beaux-Arts of Algiers. Fernez

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