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GERVAIS, Paul Jean (1859 - 1936), Painter, illustrator, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GERVAIS, Paul Jean (1859 - 1936), Painter, illustrator, designer

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 8 September 1859, in Toulouse; died 1936.

Painter, illustrator, designer. Historical subjects, allegorical subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, still-lifes. Murals.

Paul Jean Gervais studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Toulouse and then became a pupil of Jean Léon Gérome and Gabriel Ferrier at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

His murals include: the ceiling of Nice

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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