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LEROLLE, Henry (1848 - 1929), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEROLLE, Henry (1848 - 1929), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 3 October 1848, in Paris; died 22 April 1929, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, nudes, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes. Murals.

[not available online]Henri Lerolle was a pupil of Louis Lamothe. From 1874 he specialised in religious painting and several of his canvases decorate churches and public buildings: Baptism of Two Saints in the church of Créteil; Apostles' Communion

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