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RANSON, Paul Élie (1861 - 1909), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RANSON, Paul Élie (1861 - 1909), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 30 March 1861, in Limoges; died 20 February 1909, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver, lithographer, illustrator. Figure compositions, figures, nudes, landscapes, interiors. Wall decorations, designs for tapestries.

Symbolism.

Nabis group.

[not available online] [not available online]Paul Ranson was the son of the mayor of Limoges, who became a parliamentary deputy

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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