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Paul LaCroix

 (1827 - 1869)
Paul LaCroix was active/lived in New York, New Jersey / France.  Paul LaCroix is known for opulent still life, landscape and miniature painting.

Paul LaCroix

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Known for lush still life painting with fruit, vegetables and flowers, and for being a part of the 19th century movement, which made that subject matter accepted by the viewing public, Paul LaCroix was an artist of noted composition and technique. He also painted a few landscape subjects. He often signed his work PLacroix with the P and L conjoined. Some of his works show the influence of still-life painter Severin Roesen. "Lacroix was just a few steps behind Roesen when he arrived in New York and Roesen left for Philadelphia. Some of Lacroix's more ambitious works are almost total imitations of Roesen's work." (Art & Architecture of New Jersey)

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About  Paul LaCroix

Born:  1827 - France
Died:   1869 - New York City
Known for:  opulent still life, landscape and miniature painting