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HAYON, Léon Albert (1840 - 1885), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HAYON, Léon Albert (1840 - 1885), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 16 November 1840, in Paris; died 1885, in Paris.

Painter. Genre scenes, portraits.

Léon Albert Hayon joined the École Nationale des Beaux-Arts in Paris on 8 April 1858 and was taught by Picot and Pils. He participated in the Paris Salon from 1864 and showed Franciscans Making Music at the 1867 Salon.

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