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GRANDHOMME, Paul (1851 - 1944), Enameller, jeweller

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GRANDHOMME, Paul (1851 - 1944), Enameller, jeweller

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1851, in Paris; died 1944, in St-Briac-sur-Mer (Ille-et-Vilaine).

Enameller, jeweller. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits.

In 1874, Grandhomme gave an enamel portrait of Vittoria Colonna to the Paris Salon; he then worked with Puvis de Chavannes and Delaunay and was influenced by the painter Raphael Colin. In 1877 Etienne-Marie Alfred Garnier became his pupil; they became more closely

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