Henri Gervex

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Place: Paris

Born: 1852

Death: 1929


Henri Gervex (Paris 10 December 1852 ? 7 June 1929) was a French painter who studied painting under Alexandre Cabanel, Pierre-Nicolas Brisset and Eug?ne Fromentin. His early work belonged almost exclusively to the mythological genre, which served as an excuse for the painting of the nude, but not always in the best of taste. His Rolla of 1878, base...

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