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LAURENS, Paul-Albert (1870 - 1934), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAURENS, Paul-Albert (1870 - 1934), Painter, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 18 January 1870, in Paris; died 1934, in Toulon.

Painter, illustrator. History painting, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Paul-Albert Laurens was the son of Jean-Paul Laurens. He studied under Cormon and Benjamin Constant at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. In 1898 he was appointed as art teacher at the prestigious École Polytechnique. He is best remembered for his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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