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LEFEBVRE, Jules Joseph (1836 - 1911), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEFEBVRE, Jules Joseph (1836 - 1911), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14 March 1836, in Tournans; died 24 February 1911, in Paris.

Painter. Allegorical subjects, nudes, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online]Jules Lefebvre was a pupil of Léon Cogniet. He entered the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, in 1852. His Death of Priam earned him the Prix de Rome in 1861.

Jules Lefebvre was above all a

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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