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PUYROCHE-WAGNER, Élise (1828 - 1895), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PUYROCHE-WAGNER, Élise (1828 - 1895), Painter

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German, 19th century, female.

Active also active in France.

Born 31 March 1828, in Dresden, of French parents, according to Bellier; died 4 March 1895, in Lyons.

Painter. Genre scenes, still-lifes (flowers/fruit).

Elise Puyroche-Wagner was the sister of Adelaide Salles-Wagner. She studied under several flower painters: with Emmeline Humblot in Dresden; Theude Grönland, probably in Paris and with Simon St-Jean in Lyons. In 1851 she became

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