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MÉNARD, Louis Nicolas (1822 - 1901), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MÉNARD, Louis Nicolas (1822 - 1901), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 19 October 1822, in Paris; died 1901, in Paris.


Barbizon School.

As a writer and scholar, Louis Ménard occupies a place of considerable importance in the literary and scientific worlds. His fine intellect enabled him to address the most diverse questions with the same superior skill. As a painter, he was the student of Théodore Rousseau and of Troyon. He

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