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GROBON, Jean Michel (1770 - 1853), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GROBON, Jean Michel (1770 - 1853), Painter, engraver

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 19 December 1770, in Lyons; died 2 September 1853, in Lyons.

Painter, engraver (etching). Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Jean Michel Grobon was a pupil of Grognard at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons. He received some useful tips from the landscapist Dunouy when he visited Lyons, and started to paint the natural world with the encouragement of Dechazelle and

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