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TRONCET, Antony (1879 - 1939), Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TRONCET, Antony (1879 - 1939), Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Paris.

Born 23 May 1879, in Buzançais (Indre); died 1939, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Nudes, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Antony Troncet studied under Benjamin-Constant and Jean-Paul Laurens. He worked in the classical tradition, producing works with an Intimist character, portraits, nudes and figures in shadowy light as well as ploughing scenes.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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