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ROUSSEL, Ker-Xavier (1867 - 1944), Painter, engraver, designer, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUSSEL, Ker-Xavier (1867 - 1944), Painter, engraver, designer, pastellist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 10 December 1867, in Lorry-les-Metz (Moselle); died 1944, in L'Étang-la-Ville.

Painter, engraver, designer, pastellist. Mythological subjects. Murals.


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[not available online] [not available online]Ker-Xavier Roussel met Édouard Vuillard at the Lycée Condorcet, which they both attended. Together they visited Eugène Ulysse Napoléon Maillard's studio, where Roussel became acquainted with Charles Cottet,

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