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MOREL-FATIO, Antoine Léon (1810 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOREL-FATIO, Antoine Léon (1810 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 17 January 1810, in Rouen; died 2 March 1871, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman. History painting, local scenes, landscapes, waterscapes, seascapes.

[not available online] [not available online]It is not known with whom Morel-Fatio trained. In 1854, he was part of an expeditionary force to the Crimea, and in 1871 died of a fit of apoplexy on the terrace of the Louvre.

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