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LANCRENON, Joseph Ferdinand (1794 - 1874), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LANCRENON, Joseph Ferdinand (1794 - 1874), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 16 March 1794, in Lods (Doubs); died 4 August 1874, in Lods.

Painter, engraver. Religious subjects.

Joseph Lancrenon was encouraged by his family to pursue an artistic career from a very early age, and was sent to François Vincent's studio in Paris in 1806. He then studied under Louis Girodet at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1810. He

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