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LARONZE, Jean (1852 - 1937), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LARONZE, Jean (1852 - 1937), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 November 1852, in Génelard (Saône-et-Loire); died February 1937, in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Painter, draughtsman. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Jean Laronze originally intended to go into business and did not devote his time to painting until the age of 30. After working with Dardoize he went to the Académie Julian in Paris in 1882, where he was taught by Bouguereau

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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