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MICHALLON, Achille Etna (1796 - 1822), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MICHALLON, Achille Etna (1796 - 1822), Painter, lithographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 22 October 1796, in Paris; died 24 September 1822, in Paris.

Painter, lithographer. Landscapes.

[not available online]He lost his father, the sculptor Claude Michallon, at a very early age, and worked with Alexandre Dunouy, Jean Victor Bertin, Pierre Henri de Valenciennes and David. When he was only 15 years old he attracted the attention of the Russian Prince Yusupov, who

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