Jules Breton (1827 - 1906)

Other form of the name

Breton , Jules Adolphe Aimé Louis  (état civil)

Birth
1827, Courrières, Pas-de-Calais (62), France
Death
1906, Paris, Paris (75), France
Nationality
France
Gender
Genre
Homme
Commentary

Frère du peintre Emile Breton, père de Virginie Demont-Breton. Peintre. Né à Courrières et mort à Paris. Elève de Felix de Vigne, de Wappers et de Drolling. Il exposa au Salon dès 1848 surtout des paysages. Actif à Genêve, Anvers, Paris.

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Section : peinture
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Notice ID : 5583
Updated date : June 27th, 2023