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Cullen, Maurice Galbraith

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Cullen, Maurice Galbraith

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Canadian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1866, in St Johns (Newfoundland); died 1934, in Chambly (Quebec).

Painter. Landscapes.

In 1870 Maurice Galbraith Cullen's family moved to Montreal, and it was there that he studied sculpture with Louis-Philippe Hébert. In 1888 he left for Paris and enrolled at the École des Beaux-Arts. He held his first exhibition of paintings in Paris in 1892. After his return to Montreal in 1895 he opened a studio, and was elected to the Royal Academy of Canada....

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Subjects: Painting ; 20th-Century Art ; 19th-Century Art

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