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LELOIR, Alexandre Louis (1843 - 1884), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LELOIR, Alexandre Louis (1843 - 1884), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 15 March 1843, in Paris; died 1884, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator. Historical subjects, religious subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes. Fans.

[not available online]Alexandre Leloir studied under his father Jean-Baptiste Auguste Leloir, his mother Héloïse Colin, and his grandfather Alexandre Colin. He won second prize at the Prix de Rome in 1861 and exhibited at the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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