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Aguado y Guerra, José

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 65 words.

Spanish, 19th century, male.

Born in Triguero; died 1905.

Painter. Figures, portraits, landscapes.

A student of Valeriano Domínguez Bécquer at the Real Academia...

Alaux, Jean-Pierre

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 427 words.

French, 19th century, male.

Born 1783, in Rochefort-sur-Mer (Charente-Maritime) or in Lautrec (Tarn), according to other sources; died 26 January 1858, in Vanves (Hauts-de-Seine).

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Alekseev, Fedor Yakovlevich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 313 words.

Russian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1754, in St Petersburg; died 1824, in St Petersburg.

Painter, watercolourist. Urban landscapes, architectural views, still-lifes....

Allen, Joseph William

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 326 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born 1803, in Lambeth (London); died 1852, in London.

Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist. Genre scenes, landscapes, panoramas. Stage sets.

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Alwani, Khouzayma

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 114 words.

Syrian, 20th century, male.

Born 1934, in Hama.

Painter. Figures, scenes with figures. Stage sets.

Symbolism.

Group of Ten.

Khouzayma Alwani...

Amable

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; Scenography; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 270 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 27 February 1846, in Rouen; died 1917.

Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist. Stage sets.

The son of an actor, Amable...

Amoros y Planelles, Manuel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 65 words.

Spanish, 19th century, male.

Born 1862, in Madrid.

Painter. Stage sets.

Amoros took part in several national art exhibitions in Madrid, including that of 1901. He...

Anisfel’d, Boris

Jeremy Howard.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 353 words.

(Izrailevich)

(b Beltsy, Bessarabia [now in Moldova], Oct 14, 1879; d Waterford, CT, Dec 4, 1973).

Russian painter and stage designer. He was a Symbolist artist who,...

Anisfeld, Boris Israilovich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 927 words.

Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 1879, in Beltsy; died 1973, in Stonington (Connecticut).

Painter (gouache), draughtsman. Scenes with figures. Stage costumes and sets.

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Appia, Adolphe

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 89 words.

Swiss, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1 September 1862, in Geneva; died 29 February 1928, in Nyon.

Painter, scenographer. Stage sets.

Appia was a man of the...

Arago, Jacques Étienne Victor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 141 words.

French, 19th century, male.

Born 1790, in Estagel near Perpignan; died 1855, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver. Waterscapes, harbour scenes.

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Aranda y Delgado, Francisco

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 68 words.

Spanish, 19th century, male.

Born 18 July 1807, in Granada.

Painter.

Having begun his artistic training with the set designer Luis Muriel, Aranda later...

Armstrong, John

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Scenography; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 892 words.

British, 20th century, male.

Born 14 November 1893, in Hastings; died 1973.

Painter (gouache), illustrator, designer. Figure compositions. Murals, film and stage sets.

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Baes, Lionel Oscar

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 148 words.

Belgian, 19th century, male.

Born 1839, in Ostend; died 1913.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver (including etching). Figures, portraits, nudes, landscapes, seascapes....

Bakst, Léon

Kenneth Archer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 757 words.

[Rosenberg, Lev (Samoylovich)]

(b Grodno, Belarus, May 10, 1866; d Paris, Dec 27, 1924).

Russian painter and stage designer of Belorussian birth. Born into a...

Balla, Giacomo

Piero Pacini.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 2787 words.

(b Turin, Aug 18, 1871; d Rome, March 1, 1958).

Italian painter, sculptor, stage designer, decorative artist and actor. He was one of the originators of Futurism (see ...

Ballue, Hippolyte Omer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 19th-Century Art. 119 words.

French, 19th century, male.

Born 1820, in Paris; died 18 October 1867, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman. Landscapes, urban views, scenes with...

Baudisch, Wilhelm

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Scenography; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 132 words.

German, 19th century, male.

Born at the beginning of the 19th century, in Saxony.

Sculptor. Busts.

In 1824, while still a student, Wilhelm Baudisch took part in...

Bazzani, Cesare

Vincenzo Fontana.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Scenography; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 428 words.

(b Rome, March 5, 1873; d Rome, March 30, 1939).

Italian architect. His father, Luigi Bazzani, was a painter and stage designer. Bazzani graduated in civil engineering from the...

Begon, Marcel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 56 words.

Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1875, in Verviers; died 1936, in Heusy.

Painter, draughtsman. Nudes, portraits, flowers. Posters, stage costumes and sets.

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