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MORAX, Jean (1869 - 1939), Painter, illustrator, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MORAX, Jean (1869 - 1939), Painter, illustrator, designer

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Swiss, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 16 September 1869, in Morges (Vaud); died 1939.

Painter, illustrator, designer. Portraits, landscapes, still-lifes.

Jean Morax studied under Castres in Geneva, then in Paris under Luc-Olivier Merson, Benjamin-Constant and Jean-Paul Laurens. He is noted as a painter, book illustrator, poster artist and stage set designer.

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