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PERSON, Henri (1876 - 1926), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PERSON, Henri (1876 - 1926), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 22 June 1876, in Amiens; died 6 February 1926, in Paris.

Painter. Landscapes, seascapes.

Henri Person was a pupil of Cormon, Wallet, Humbert and Thirion. He was a sailor who loved the sea and a friend of Paul Signac. He often painted Mediterranean scenes and landscapes in light colours, though he did not always use the Pointillist style that

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