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LEPOITTEVIN, Eugène Modeste Edmond (1806 - 1870), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEPOITTEVIN, Eugène Modeste Edmond (1806 - 1870), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 31 July 1806, in Paris; died 6 August 1870, in Auteuil.

Painter, engraver. Military subjects, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

[not available online]Eugène Modeste Edmond Lepoittevin was the pupil of Hersent and Xavier Le Prince. He made his debut at the Salon in 1831 and subsequently exhibited there a considerable number of seascapes which attracted notice. He was

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