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LEVERD, René (1872 - 1938), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEVERD, René (1872 - 1938), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1872, in Hesdin near Artois (Pas-de-Calais); died 1938.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator, watercolourist. Landscapes, urban landscapes, landscapes with figures, animals.

[not available online]René Leverd was a pupil of his father Léon Alfred Leverd, then of Frank Lamy and Jobbé Duval. He painted Parisian landscapes in particular, especially the banks of the Seine, but also Breton landscapes.

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