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LENEPVEU, Jules Eugène (1819 - 1898), Painter, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LENEPVEU, Jules Eugène (1819 - 1898), Painter, decorative designer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 12 December 1819, in Angers; died 1898, in Paris.

Painter, decorative designer. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits, genre scenes. Murals.

Jules Lenepveu studied under Picot and won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1847. From 1843 he exhibited at the Salon. He won a third-class medal in 1847 and a second-class medal at the 1855 Exposition Universelle. He was

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