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GANESCO, Alexandre (<i>died</i> 1944), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GANESCO, Alexandre (died 1944), Painter

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born in Brussels; died after 1944.


Son of the sculptor and painter Constantin Ganesco, who was his teacher, Alexandre Ganesco painted landscapes of the Bourbon region, pictures of rural life and scenes of the Maquis (the French resistance) between 1940 and 1944. He exhibited at the Salon d'Automne and was invited to the Salon des Tuileries in Paris.

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