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SAINT-JEAN, Simon (1808 - 1860), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SAINT-JEAN, Simon (1808 - 1860), Painter

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 14 October 1808, in Lyons; died 3 July 1860, in Ecully near Lyons.

Painter. Still-lifes (flowers/fruit).

[not available online] [not available online]Simon Saint-Jean was a pupil of François Lepage and Augustin Thierriat at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons. He exhibited at the Salon between 1834 and 1859, winning a third-class medal in 1834, and second-class medals in 1841 and 1855.

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