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Vallet-Bisson, Frédérique

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Vallet-Bisson, Frédérique

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French, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born 1865, in Asnières.

Painter. Figures, portraits, genre scenes.

Frédérique Vallet-Bisson was a pupil of Jules Lefebvre. She earned herself a considerable reputation for paintings of expressive figures, some of which were reproduced in chromolithography - particularly by the Champenois company - for advertising purposes. She was a member of the Société des Artistes Français from 1891, taking part in their Salons regularly. She won an honourable mention in 1893, a third-place medal in 1900 and a second-place medal in 1904, and was made a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur in 1914....

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