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GIGNOUS, Eugenio (1850 - 1906), Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIGNOUS, Eugenio (1850 - 1906), Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Milan.

Born 1850, in Milan; died 1906, in Stresa.

Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures, waterscapes, mountainscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]Eugenio Gignous studied art at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan, where he was taught by Luigi Riccardi. He spent much time with the painter Tranquillo Cremona, and was part of

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