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NOËL, Alphonse Léon (1807 - 1884), Painter, draughtsman, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NOËL, Alphonse Léon (1807 - 1884), Painter, draughtsman, lithographer

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 7 February 1807, in Paris; died 6 January 1884, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman, lithographer. Portraits, seascapes.

Alphonse Léon Noël was a pupil of Gros and Hersent, but gave up painting almost entirely to devote himself to lithography. He first exhibited as a lithographer at the Salon of 1827 and continued showing his lithographs there until 1866. He won a

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