French, 19th century, male.
Born 1827, in St-Laurent-de-Mure (Rhône); died 1901, in Lyons.
Painter, lithographer, engraver (etching), reproductions engraver. Mythological subjects, portraits, figures.
Jean Poncet was a pupil of Hippolyte Flandrin and attended the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons before becoming a teacher there himself. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1857 and was awarded a bronze medal in 1861 for painting and
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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies
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