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HERRMANN-LÉON, Charles (1838 - 1908), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HERRMANN-LÉON, Charles (1838 - 1908), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 22 July 1838, in Le Havre; died 1 January 1908, in Paris.

Painter. Genre scenes, hunting scenes (hunting with hounds), landscapes with figures, still-lifes, animals.

Charles Herrmann-Léon appears to be unrelated to Charles Léon. He studied under Eugène Fromentin and Philippe Rousseau and made his debut at the Paris Salon in 1861. He exhibited at the Société des Artistes Français from

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