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PRINTEMPS, Léon (1871 - 1945), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PRINTEMPS, Léon (1871 - 1945), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 26 May 1871, in Paris; died 9 July 1945, in Paris.

Painter. Figures, portraits, landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

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Léon Printemps studied under Gustave Moreau at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He painted in the Low Countries, particularly Belgium, then in Brittany and the Vendée islands (Noirmoutiers and Yeu). His works include portraits of the Princess of Waldeck

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