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PINCHON, Joseph Porphyre (1871 - 1953), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PINCHON, Joseph Porphyre (1871 - 1953), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 17 April 1871, in Amiens; died 1953.

Painter, draughtsman. Comic strips.

Pinchon was a student at the Cormon Studio.

He made his debut in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français in 1903 and showed at the Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts. He was a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur.

He worked for the Écho de Paris

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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