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LESSORE, Émile Aubert (1805 - 1876), Painter, engraver, lithographer, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LESSORE, Émile Aubert (1805 - 1876), Painter, engraver, lithographer, illustrator

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1805, in Paris; died 1876, in Marlotte (now Bourron-Marlotte), near Fontainebleau.

Painter, engraver, lithographer, illustrator. Portraits, genre scenes, urban landscapes.

Orientalism.

Émile Aubert Lessore was a pupil of Louis Hersent and Ingres. He took part in the Salon de Paris from 1831 to 1869, being awarded a second-class medal in 1831.

Lessore supplied drawings for the porcelain

Reference Entry.  274 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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