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Maurice Jean Lefebvre

 (1873 - 1954)
Maurice Jean Lefebvre was active/lived in Belgium.  Maurice Lefebvre is known for landscape, figure and portrait painting, decoration, poetry.

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Maurice Jean Lefebvre


Maurice Lefebvre (Schaarbeek 1873 - Brussels, 1954) was a Belgian Realist painter of landscapes, figures and portraits. He was also both a decorator and a poet.

He received his artistic education at the Academy of Brussels under the tutelage of H. Van der Hecht and Jean Portaels. Lefebvre became a professor at the Academy of Sint-Gillis in 1906.

He painted many landscapes in Versailles.

He became a member of "Le Sillon" and also a collaborator for both "Le Thyrse" and "La Wallonie".

In 1955, a retrospective was held in his honour in Brussels.


Submitted by David Kwiat, Art Researcher



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About  Maurice Jean Lefebvre

Born:  1873 - Schaarbeek, Belgium
Died:   1954 - Brussels, Belgium
Known for:  landscape, figure and portrait painting, decoration, poetry