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GISLAIN, Pierre Charles (1826 - 1904), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GISLAIN, Pierre Charles (1826 - 1904), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 18 July 1826, in Trun (Orne); died 1904.


Gislain enrolled at the École des Beaux-Arts on 3 April 1851 and studied under Yvon. He exhibited portraits and some religious compositions at Salons between 1857 and 1872.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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