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French, 19th century, male.

Born c. 1783, in Cherbourg.

Painter.

Charles Asselin studied under Defrêne at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 28 September 1741, in Coutances; died 30 March 1813, in Coutances.

Painter. Portraits.

François Asselin began studying in a workshop run by Bichue, a painter who had moved to Coutances after working in Paris. Asselin continued his education at the École de l'Académie Royale. According to its pupil records, he entered Bachelier's workshop on ...

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1754, in Paris; died 1823, in Paris.

Engraver (burin).

Jean-Louis Asselin studied under Saint-Aubin and became an engraver to the King. His works include : The Marquise of Pompadour, after Van Loo, The Siege of Calais, after Berthelemy, Molière reading "Tartuffe" at Ninon de Lenclos' residence...

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 20 April 1771, in Roncey; died c. 1838, in St Petersburg.

Painter, pastellist. Portraits.

Jean-François Asselin emigrated during the French Revolution and lived in Dresden until 1801. He returned to France around this period, and from there moved to St Petersburg, Russia, where he married a Russian princess, and died shortly afterwards. The majority of his work consisted of pastel portraits. He left a self-portrait and a portrait of his father, which have been kept by his family. The Musée de Coutances has copies of them....

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 24 June 1882, in Orléans; died 30 October 1947, in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, lithographer, illustrator. Nudes, portraits, seascapes, still-lifes.

Maurice Asselin was a pupil at the Collège Ste-Croix in Orléans. A job was found for him in the Sentier district of Paris where he worked half-heartedly for two or three years, before devoting himself to painting. In 1903 he entered the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and was a pupil of Fernand Cormon. He travelled to Brittany, Italy and especially England. He was made an officer of the Légion d'Honneur. From 1906 he exhibited at the Salon des Indépendants in Paris and at the Salon d'Automne, where he became a member of the jury in 1910. He also exhibited at the Salon des Tuileries and had a number of solo exhibitions in Paris in 1909, 1914, 1917, 1918, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1928, 1933, and 1944, in London in 1915 and 1919, and in Prague, Munich, Lucerne, The Hague and Tokyo....

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1904, in Paris; died July 1997.

Sculptor.

Philippe Asselin used the taille directe technique, dispensing with the creation of a model and carving directly into the material. He exhibited at the Salon d'Automne in Paris in 1937, 1938 and 1944...

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French, 19th century, female.

Born 15 May 1811, in Hamburg.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

Antoinette Asselineau exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1837.

Paris (Fontainebleau): Portrait of Baron Dornier in Dragoon Officer Colours

Paris, 25 June 1996: Classroom Interior with Young Girls...

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1808, in Hamburg; died 25 March 1889, in Le Havre.

Lithographer, illustrator.

Léon Asselineau studied in Paris under Roehn and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1836 to 1847. He was known chiefly as an illustrator and worked for the ...

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Flemish, 16th century, male.

Painter.

Flemish School.

François van Asselt collaborated with Gheeraert on the decorative paintings produced in 1599 on the occasion of the ceremonial reception of Archduke Albert and Archduchess Isabelle.

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Flemish, 14th century, male.

Active in Ghent.

Painter.

Flemish School.

In 1364 Jan van der Asselt was employed by Count Louis de Male to make some paintings for the Count's chapel at Ghent (1365). The Duke of Burgundy recognised the artist's talent and commissioned him to do a painting for the Franciscan church in Ghent. In ...

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born between 1610 and 1615, in Diepen near Amsterdam; died 1652, in Amsterdam, in 1660 according to some sources.

Painter, draughtsman. Genre scenes, landscapes with figures, landscapes, waterscapes, animals.

Asselyn studied first under Esaias van de Velde. He was known as 'Krabbetje' because of the contraction of the fingers from which he suffered. While still very young he went to Italy - as had been the custom of young Flemish artists since the 15th century - where he spent some years completing his studies....

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Belgian, 16th century, male.

Active in Brusselsc.1538.

Sculptor (wood).

In 1527 Joris Asselyns acquired the right to become a citizen of Brussels. Around 1538 he was commissioned to make an altar panel for the chapel of the Confraternity of St Quentin at Louvain. Between ...

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French, 20th century, male.

Born c. 1945.

Painter, pastellist.

The diverse nature of the salons in which Pierra Assemat has exhibited provides an indication of his extremely eclectic stylistic tendencies. He participated in collective exhibitions in Paris at the Salon d'Automne between 1971 and 1979...

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Died c. 1817, in London.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin), illustrator.

Van Assen worked in England at the end of the 18th century and in the early years of the 19th. He exhibited occasionally at the Royal Academy between 1788 and 1804...

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British, 18th century, male.

Active in London towards the end of the 18th century.

Portrait artist.

Exhibited three portraits at the Free Society in 1779 and 1780.

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Dutch, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1475, in Oast-Zaan; died after 1555, in Amsterdam.

Painter, engraver (wood).

Amsterdam School.

Jacob Walter van Assen went to Amsterdam when quite young and, from the beginning of the 16th century, produced paintings in a style somewhat reminiscent of Metsys. He is known particularly as an engraver. Many biographies refer to him as Cornelisz. (Jacob), but according to Le Blanc the name Cornelisz. refers to the father, and Jacob van Assen was indeed a member of the Assen family which provided Amsterdam with so many artists in the 16th and 17th centuries. His ...

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1635, in Amsterdam; died 1697, in Amsterdam.

Painter. History painting, portraits, landscapes.

Jan van Assen was a keen student of Antonio Tempesta and painted in his style.

Amsterdam (Rijksmus.): Portrait of a Man...

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Austrian, 19th century, female.

Active in Baden near Vienna, Austria.

Born 1848, in Liebitz (Bohemia).

Painter. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Studied in Munich with Max Haushofer and Ludwig Willroider. In 1900 and 1901, she exhibited landscapes Autumn, Shooting Party at Schleissheim, and Spring at Munich's Glaspalast (Crystal Palace)....

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German, 17th century, male.

Active in Cologne.

Died 1672.

Painter. Flowers.

A member of the Jesuits, he was probably responsible for the paintings in the church of St Maria Himmelfahrt (Church of the Assumption) in Cologne.

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Flemish School, 18th century, male.

Painter.

Cornelis Assendelft joined the Leiden guild in 1742.