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FRAPPA, José (1854 - 1904), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRAPPA, José (1854 - 1904), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 18 April 1854, in St-Étienne; died 16 February 1904, in Paris.

Painter. Religious subjects, genre scenes, portraits.

[not available online]Frappa studied first under Pierre Charles Comte at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons, and then at the Beaux-Arts in Paris under Isidore Pils. He exhibited widely in Paris, showing at the Paris Salon for the first time in 1876. Frappa was

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