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French, 20th century, male.

Born 14 August 1870, in Paris; died 1950.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, engraver. Religious subjects, figures, nudes, genre scenes, still-lifes. Murals.

Symbolism.

Groupe Libre Esthétique.

From the beginning of his career it was a constant concern of Georges d'Espagne to assert his originality. His studies at the École des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, did not last very long, for he wanted immediate independence and decided to follow courses in the private academies of Montparnasse. In about 1900, he became acquainted with Maurice Denis, Bonnard and Vuillard, and his collaboration with Denis led to a renewal of religious art in France....

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 19 September 1913, in Paris.

Painter, engraver, illustrator. Figures, portraits, landscapes, flowers. Church decoration, stage sets.

Symbolism.

The son of Roger Maillart, the painter, and grandson of Diogène Maillart, Jean Denis studied under Devandez and Orthon Friez. He was awarded the Médaille de Vermeil de la Ville de Paris in ...

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 31st August 1852, in Ferrara; died 21st June 1920, in Lavagna (Liguria).

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Symbolism, Art Nouveau.

Previati studied at the academy in Ferrara, where he was influenced by the post-Romanticism of Girolamo Domenichini and Giovanni Pagliarini, and then at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence, where he frequented the studio of Amos Cassioli. He subsequently studied under Giuseppe Bertini at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera in Milan....

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 27 December 1863, in Munich; died 1940.

Painter, illustrator. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, figures, nudes, genre scenes, still-lifes.

Symbolism.

Friedrich Stahl studied under Julius de Benczur, Ludwig von Löfftz and Hugo Diez at the fine arts academy in Munich. He started out as a painter and illustrator during a stay in Berlin in ...

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Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1856, in Barcelona; died 1932.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes.

Symbolism, Art Nouveau.

José Maria Tamburini y Dalmau came from a family of silversmiths of Italian origin who settled in Barcelona. From the age of 13 he studied under Antoni Caba at the Barcelona school of fine arts. He then went to Paris where he worked at the studio of the portrait artist Léon Bonnat. He then later spent time in Naples and returned to live in Barcelona in ...