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ROUSSEL, Théodore (1847 - 1926), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUSSEL, Théodore (1847 - 1926), Painter, engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in England from 1874.

Born 23 March 1847, in Lorient; died 23 April 1926, in Hastings.

Painter, engraver. Figures, nudes, scenes with figures, landscapes, seascapes.

Théodore Roussel came to live in England in 1874, settling in Hastings. He worked in Whistler's style. He wrote a study of colours: Positive Chromatic Analysis (L'Analyse chromatique positive), in which

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