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Alfred De Dreux

 (1810 - 1860)
Alfred De Dreux was active/lived in France.  Alfred De Dreux is known for history and portrait painting.

Alfred De Dreux

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Alfred de Dreux, a French historical and portrait painter, was born in Paris in 1810. He was the son of the architect Pierre Anne Dedreux, and nephew of P. J. Dedreux-Dorcy.

He studied under Léon Cogniet, and painted animals as well as portraits. He died in Paris in 1860.

Note: Bryan erroneously writes that Alfred Dedreux was born in 1812. His birthday is 23 March 1810, as it can be seen on its birth certificate.


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About  Alfred De Dreux

Born:  1810 - Paris, France
Died:   1860 - Paris, France
Known for:  history and portrait painting