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REDON, Gaston (1853 - 1921), Watercolourist, draughtsman, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
REDON, Gaston (1853 - 1921), Watercolourist, draughtsman, architect

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1853, in Bordeaux; died 1921, in Paris.

Watercolourist, draughtsman, architect.

Gaston Redon was the brother of Odilon Redon. He was appointed a teacher at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1914. A notable architect, he designed the funeral monument for César Franck at the Cemetery of Montparnasse in Paris in 1890.

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