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LARTIGUE, Jacques-Henri (1894 - 1986), Painter, photographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LARTIGUE, Jacques-Henri (1894 - 1986), Painter, photographer

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French, 20th century, male.

Active in Paris.

Born 13 June 1894, in Courbevoie; died 12 September 1986, in Nice.

Painter, photographer. Portraits, landscapes, flowers.

Jacques-Henri Lartigue studied at the Académie Julian in Paris and was a friend of the painter Roger Chastel. He began his career as a painter in 1922. He was made a Chevalier of the Légion d’Honneur and Commandeur des Arts et

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