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ROUSSEAU, Henri Julien Félix (1844 - 1910), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUSSEAU, Henri Julien Félix (1844 - 1910), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 21 May 1844, in Laval (Mayenne); died 2 September 1910, in Paris.

Painter. Figure compositions, scenes with figures, allegorical subjects, figures, portraits, still-lifes, landscapes.

[not available online] [not available online]When Henri Rousseau was 19 years old, he joined the French infantry in Angers. His regiment later moved to St-Maur, near Paris. He left the army in 1968 following his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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