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date: 27 February 2020

Somm, Henry or Henri pseudonym of François Clément Sommierlocked

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1844, in Rouen; died 15 March 1907, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator, silhouettist. Figures, genre scenes.

Impressionist group.

After studies in Rouen, Henri Somm arrived in Paris in 1870, where he perfected his drawing technique. In 1879 and 1889 took part in the Impressionists Exhibitions held at Durand-Ruel in Paris. An illustrator, he contributed to the following presses: ...

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