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MONTICELLI, Adolphe Joseph Thomas (1824 - 1886), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MONTICELLI, Adolphe Joseph Thomas (1824 - 1886), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 16 October 1824, in Marseilles; died 29 June 1886, in Marseilles.

Painter. Religious subjects, figures, portraits, scenes with figures, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes, fêtes galantes.


Provencal School.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Monticelli entered the Paris studio of Paul Delaroche at the age of 22. His parents initially favoured a career as a pharmacist, but

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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