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MILLET, François (1851 - 1917), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MILLET, François (1851 - 1917), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1851, in Paris; died April 1917, in Barbizon.

Painter, draughtsman. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures, animals, still-lifes.

François Millet was a pupil of his father, Jean-François Millet. He made his début at the Salon in 1870.

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