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MESPLÈS, Paul Eugène (<i>born</i> 1849), Painter, lithographer, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MESPLÈS, Paul Eugène (born 1849), Painter, lithographer, engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1849, in Paris.

Painter, lithographer, engraver.

[not available online] [not available online]Initially a jewellery designer and a caricaturist, he devoted himself to art after the war of 1870. A student of Gérôme, he became a draughtsman at the Museum of Natural History. He first exhibited at the Salon in 1880 and was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in 1896. Mesplès

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