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VIVREL, André Léon (1886 - 1976), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VIVREL, André Léon (1886 - 1976), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 8 October 1886, in Paris; died 6 June 1976.

Painter, watercolourist. Nudes, portraits, landscapes, still-lifes, flowers.

[not available online]André Léon Vivrel studied in Paris at the Académie Julian and the École des Art Décoratifs; under Baschet, Royer and P.A. Laurens. In 1917, he was awarded the Croix de Guerre for heroism in the face of the enemy.

Vivrel admired Renoir, but

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