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DAC Collection Artist Information

Henri Jules Ferdinand Bellery-Defonaines

French painter, designer, and illustrator

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
A student of J.P. Laurens, this artist worked on many decorative projects for Parisian buildings, including the Pantheon, the Hôtel de Ville, and the Petit Palais. [not from ULAN]

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500015744.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Henri Jules Ferdinand Bellery-Defonaines:

Henri Jules Ferdinand Bellery-Defonaines L’Illusion, 1897 Color lithograph on wove paper
Henri Jules Ferdinand Bellery-Defonaines The Enigma (L’Énigme), 1898 Color lithograph on wove paper
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