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LAGRENÉE, Anthelme François (1774 - 1832), Painter, miniaturist, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAGRENÉE, Anthelme François (1774 - 1832), Painter, miniaturist, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 14 December 1774, in Paris; died 27 April 1832, in Paris, of cholera.

Painter, miniaturist, watercolourist, draughtsman. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures.

Anthelme François Lagrenée was the son of Jean Louis François Lagrenée and a student of Vincent. A soldier in 1793, he returned to painting after his military service. He visited Russia in 1823

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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