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ROILOS, Georgios (1867 - 1928), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROILOS, Georgios (1867 - 1928), Painter

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Greek, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1867, in Athens; died 28 August 1928, in Athens.

Painter. Military subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Roilos was a pupil of Nikiforos Lystras and Nikolaos Gysis at the school of fine arts in Athens between 1881 and 1885. He worked in Munich, and then in Paris, studying with Paul Laurens and Benjamin-Constant. He became a professor at the school

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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