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FOREAU, Henri-Louis (1866 - 1938), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FOREAU, Henri-Louis (1866 - 1938), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 19 February 1866, in Paris; died 1 April 1938, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Henri-Louis Foreau studied at the École des Beaux-Arts under Jules Lefebvre, Henry Lévy and Luc-Olivier Merson, and also received advice from Henri Harpignies.

His work is based around three main themes: the French countryside, parks and gardens, and Paris

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