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PISAN, Héliodore Joseph (1822 - 1890), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PISAN, Héliodore Joseph (1822 - 1890), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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French, 19th century, male.

Born July 1822, in Marseilles; died 1890, in Bailly (Yvelines).

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator, lithographer. Genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.

Héliodore Joseph Pisan exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1849 and was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur. He produced mainly book illustrations, notably Don Quixote in 1861, The Bible after the work of Gustave Doré, and Perrault's

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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