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PIGNOLAT, Pierre (1838 - 1913), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PIGNOLAT, Pierre (1838 - 1913), Painter

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Swiss, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1838, in Geneva; died 12 March 1913, in Geneva.

Painter. Landscapes, waterscapes.

Pignolat studied under B. Menn and then taught at the École des Beaux-Arts in 1879. His works are reminiscent of the painters of the Barbizon School, but he uses lighter tones.

Reference Entry.  140 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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