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HIGGINS, Eugene (1874 - 1958), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HIGGINS, Eugene (1874 - 1958), Painter, engraver

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American, 20th century, male.

Born February 1874, in Kansas City (Missouri); died 1958, in New York.

Painter (gouache), engraver.

In the first decade of the twentieth century Eugene Higgins spent time in Paris, where he studied with Jean-Léon Gérôme and Jean-Paul Laurens at the École des Beaux-Arts and also attended the Académie Julian. Higgins painted people from the lower social classes, to which he felt he also

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