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Bligny, Albert

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Bligny, Albert

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1849, in Essônes near Château-Thierry (Aisne); died 19 August 1908, in Férolles near Crécy-en-Brie (Seine-et-Marne).

Painter. Military subjects.

While a lawyer's clerk, Albert Bligny was attracted to an artistic career by the success of his friend Pille, and he joined Bonnat's studio. He exhibited at the Paris salon ...

Reference Entry.  319 words. 

Subjects: Painting ; 19th-Century Art

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