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LE RICHE, Henri (<i>born</i> 1868), Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LE RICHE, Henri (born 1868), Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, pastellist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 12 April 1868, in Grenoble.

Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, pastellist, illustrator. Murals.

Henri Le Riche, a pupil of Bouguereau and Tony Robert-Fleury, won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1999. A visit to China and Japan inspired a number of his paintings. Among the books he illustrated were Alfred de Musset's Venice, Gobineau's Nouvelles asiatiques, Gillet's

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