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Chenu, Marguerite Marie

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Chenu, Marguerite Marie

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French, 19th century, female.

Active in Paris.

Born 1829, in Belleville (Seine).


A pupil of Gelée and L. Cogniet, Marguerite Marie Chenu exhibited historical genre scenes and portraits at the Salon from 1852 to 1861, including Bonaparte Imprisoned at His Headquarters in Nice (...

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Subjects: Painting ; 19th-Century Art

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