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HERVIEU, Louise Jeanne Aimée (1878 - 1954), Painter, draughtswoman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HERVIEU, Louise Jeanne Aimée (1878 - 1954), Painter, draughtswoman, illustrator

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 26 October 1878, in Alençon; died 11 September 1954, in Versailles.

Painter, draughtswoman, illustrator. Religious subjects, scenes with figures, figures, nudes, interiors, genre scenes, still-lifes (flowers/fruit).

[not available online] [not available online]Louise Hervieu's sufferings nourished her talent and became the basis of her fame. She had inherited chronic meningitis. After studying drawing in Paris, she worked with Lucien Simon,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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