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JANSSON, Eugène Fredrik (1862 - 1915), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JANSSON, Eugène Fredrik (1862 - 1915), Painter, pastellist

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Swedish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 18 March 1862, in Stockholm; died 15 June 1915, in Stockholm.

Painter, pastellist. Nudes, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

Eugène Fredrik Jansson came from a modest family background. Poor health as a child persisted into adulthood and affected him for the rest of his life. Jansson was admitted to the Swedish royal academy of fine arts but left without

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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