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FOCILLON, Victor Louis (1849 - 1918), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FOCILLON, Victor Louis (1849 - 1918), Engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1849, in Dijon; died 20 December 1918, in Paris.


Victor Focillon studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Dijon. He made his debut at the Salon de Paris in 1876 (honourable mention). He was awarded numerous medals, notably a gold in 1900 for the Exposition Universelle, and a médaille d'honneur in 1906.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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