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GIRALDON, Adolphe (1855 - 1933), Painter, illustrator, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIRALDON, Adolphe (1855 - 1933), Painter, illustrator, designer

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1855, in Marseilles; died 1933, in Paris.

Painter, illustrator, designer. Landscapes, waterscapes.

Adolphe Giraldon was a pupil of François Louis Français and Luc-Olivier Merson and exhibited at the Salon de Paris. He went to live in Glasgow and was appointed professor of decorative arts at the Glasgow School of Art. He created models of furniture, jewellery, textiles

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