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PATROIS, Isidore (1815 - 1884), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PATROIS, Isidore (1815 - 1884), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1815, in Noyers (Yonne); died 1884, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, genre scenes, portraits, landscapes.

Isidore Patrois was a pupil of Raymond (?) Monvoisin. In 1859 he visited his sister in St Petersburg and travelled around Russia for seven months making copious notes on the life of the people under the Tsars. He first exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1844

Reference Entry.  329 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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