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O'GALOP (1867 - 1946), Watercolourist, poster artist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
O'GALOP (1867 - 1946), Watercolourist, poster artist, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1867, in Lyons; died 2 January 1946, in Carnac (Dordogne).

Watercolourist, poster artist, draughtsman. Humorous cartoons, animations, advertising art.

O'Galop was well-known in Montmartre before 1914. He contributed to illustrated publications such as Laughter; Butter-Dish; The Marne Review (Le Rire; L'Assiette au Beurre; La Revue Mame). He published picture books, including Cage for Flies; Airship;

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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