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MELSEN, Marten (1870 - 1947), Painter, designer, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MELSEN, Marten (1870 - 1947), Painter, designer, watercolourist

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Active in England during World War I.

Born 1870, in Brussels; died 1947, in Stabroek.

Painter, designer, watercolourist. Figures, genre scenes, landscapes.

Als ik kan.

[not available online]Marten Melsen studied under Stallaert at the academy in Brussels and was a member of the Als Ik Kan ('If I Can') group from 1883, and a founder member of Art Contemporain

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