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GALLIAN, Octave Lazare George Victor (<i>born</i> 1855), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GALLIAN, Octave Lazare George Victor (born 1855), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 21 July 1855, in Toulon.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes. Murals.

Octave Gallian studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris under Jules Lefebvre, Gustave Boulanger and Charles Ginoux. He exhibited at the Paris Salon and then at the Salon des Artistes Français from 1878 to 1904, receiving a commendation in 1884.

He painted seascapes, fishing scenes, landscapes of

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