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ROMANY, Adèle (1769 - 1846), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROMANY, Adèle (1769 - 1846), Painter

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French, 18th – 19th century, female.

Born 7 December 1769; died 6 June 1846, in Paris.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

Romany was a student of Regnault. She received a large number of commissions and produced many portraits, of artists in particular. She featured at the Salon under her pseudonym of Romany from 1793 to 1808 and under the name Romanée from 1808 to 1833.

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