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JANIN, Fernand (1880 - 1912), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JANIN, Fernand (1880 - 1912), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1880, in Nîmes; died 1912, in Toulouse.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes.

Fernand Janin enrolled to study architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and he travelled widely in Spain, Italy, North Africa and the USA. In 1909 he won the Prix de Rome and set off for the Villa Medici, but ill health forced him to return to Toulouse, where

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