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ROLL, Alfred Philippe (1846 - 1919), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROLL, Alfred Philippe (1846 - 1919), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1 March 1846, in Paris; died 27 October 1919, in Paris.

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

[not available online] [not available online]Alfred Roll, originally a draughtsman of vignettes, was admitted at the École des Beaux-Arts and studied there under Gérome, Bonnat and Harpignies. He visited museums in the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. He made his début

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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