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PETITJEAN, Hippolyte (1854 - 1929), Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PETITJEAN, Hippolyte (1854 - 1929), Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 11 September 1854, in Mâcon; died 18 September 1929, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman, watercolourist. History painting, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures, urban landscapes.

[not available online]Hippolyte Petitjean started his training in Mâcon and then became a student at the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, where he worked in Cabanel's studio. By selling two Seurat

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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