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LEMAITRE, Augustin François (1797 - 1870), Draughtsman, lithographer, engraver, print publisher

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEMAITRE, Augustin François (1797 - 1870), Draughtsman, lithographer, engraver, print publisher

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1797, in Paris; died 25 February 1870, in Paris.

Draughtsman, lithographer, engraver, print publisher. Landscapes, genre scenes.

Augustin Lemaitre studied under Michallon and Fortier. He exhibited at the Salon from 1832 to 1855, and in 1834 he won a second-class medal. He made engravings of landscapes and genre scenes.

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