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Maximilien Luce

 (1858 - 1941)
Maximilien Luce was active/lived in France.  Maximilien Luce is known for figure, landscape and coastal scene paintings, lithography.

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Maximilien Luce


A painter, lithographer and draftsman, Maximilien Luce was born in Paris on March 13th, 1858 and died in the same city on February 6th, 1941.  As a youth he apprenticed to become an engraver and took evening courses to deepen his knowledge in the field.  In 1876 he entered the shop of the engraver Eugène Froment (1844-1900), a graduate of the Ecole des Arts Décoratifs, as a qualified craftsman. There, Luce worked on engraving, numerous illustrations for French newspapers as well as some for foreign periodicals.

In 1877, Luce left Paris with Froment and went to London. When he returned to France in 1879 he was called for military service, first in Brittany and then in Paris were he continued with his career as an engraver.&n  ...  Displaying 750 of 10218 characters.



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About  Maximilien Luce

Born:  1858 - Paris, France
Died:   1941 - Paris, France
Known for:  figure, landscape and coastal scene paintings, lithography