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POPELIN, Gustave Léon Antoine Marie (<i>born</i> 1859), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
POPELIN, Gustave Léon Antoine Marie (born 1859), Painter, pastellist

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 30 July 1859, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist. Allegorical subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes.

Gustave Popelin was the son of Claudius Marcel Popelin and studied under Eugène Giraud and Guillaume Perrier. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1880 and later at the Salon des Artistes Français, of which he became a member in 1883. He received a commendation in 1880, the Prix

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