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MAIGNAN, Albert Pierre René (1845 - 1908), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MAIGNAN, Albert Pierre René (1845 - 1908), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 14 October 1845, in Beaumont-sur-Sarthe; died 29 September 1908, in St-Prix (Val-d'Oise).

Painter. History painting, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes. Murals, designs for tapestries.

[not available online] [not available online]A student of Évariste Luminais and of Jules Noël, he abandoned his law studies to devote himself to painting. He first exhibited in 1867 at the Paris Salon, where

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