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MARAIS, Adolphe Charles (1856 - 1940), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARAIS, Adolphe Charles (1856 - 1940), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1856, in Honfleur; died 1940.

Painter. Landscapes, animals.

Marais began by following the advice of his neighbour, Eugène Boudin, and of Charles Daubigny before becoming a pupil of Narcisse Berchère, C. de Cock and the animal artist Georges Busson. He exhibited at the Salon de Paris from 1876 to 1881, winning a medal for third place in 1880, one for

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