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KLUMPKE, Anna Elizabeth (1856 - 1942), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KLUMPKE, Anna Elizabeth (1856 - 1942), Painter

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American, 19th – 20th century, female.

Active in France.

Born 1856, in San Francisco; died 1942, in Thomery (Seine-et-Marne), France.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, animals, still-lifes.

Anna Elizabeth Klumpke studied under Tony Robert-Fleury and Jules Lefebvre at the Académie Julian in Paris. More significantly she became the friend and partner of French artist and women's rights pioneer Rosa Bonheur whose biography ( Rosa Bonheur, Her Life

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