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NAZON, François Henri (1821 - 1902), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NAZON, François Henri (1821 - 1902), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 25 December 1821, in Réalmont (Tarn); died May 1902, in Montauban.

Painter. Landscapes, seascapes.

Barbizon School.

François Henri Nazon was a pupil of Charles Gleyre and Paul Delaroche at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He began exhibiting his work at the Paris Salon in 1848, and won medals in 1864 and 1866.

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