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KHNOPFF, Fernand (1858 - 1921), Painter, decorative designer, pastellist, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KHNOPFF, Fernand (1858 - 1921), Painter, decorative designer, pastellist, watercolourist

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 12 September 1858, in Grembergen-lez-Termonde; died 12 November 1921, in Brussels.

Painter, decorative designer, pastellist, watercolourist, sculptor, draughtsman, illustrator. Nudes, figures, landscapes.

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Les Vingt, Libre Esthètique.

[not available online] [not available online]Fernand Khnopff initially studied law, which he abandoned to concentrate on painting. He was a student of Mellery at

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