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LASSALLE, Émile (1813 - 1871), Painter, copyist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LASSALLE, Émile (1813 - 1871), Painter, copyist, lithographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1813, in Bordeaux; died 1871, in Paris.

Painter, copyist, lithographer. Figures, portraits, genre scenes.

Lassalle studied under P. Lacour and exhibited at the Salon from 1834 to 1869. His best-known works include A Bite to Eat, after Breton, regarded as one of his finest works, Sappho, by Barrias and La Source after Ingres.

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