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DAC Collection Artist Information

Fernand Cormon (aka Fernand-Anne Piestre)

French painter and teacher

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Cormon was best known as a painter of historical and religious subjects in academic style, although he also produced some portraits.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115385.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Fernand Cormon (aka Fernand-Anne Piestre):

Fernand Cormon Cité Lacustre, 1897 Collotype after a watercolor on wove paper
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