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Antoine Blanchard

 (c.1910 - 1988)
Antoine Blanchard was active/lived in France.  Antoine Blanchard is known for Parisien street scene painting-upper class genre.

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Antoine Blanchard

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Antoine Blanchard
(1910 – 1988)
French
 
"Un Soir de Pluie" by Jeffrey Morseburg
 
Antoine Blanchard (c.1910-1988) was a prolific and successful Neo-Impressionist painter who specialized in nostalgic scenes of Fin de Siècle Paris. Inspired by the subjects as well as the success of earlier painters of Parisian life like E. Galien Laloue (1854-1941), Edouard Cortès (1882-1969), Jean Béraud (1849-1935) and Luigi Loir (1845-1916), Blanchard painted hundreds of views of the “City of Light.” In the late 1950s, his street scenes were exported to the United States and the United Kingdom, where they were sold briskly to collectors. By the1960s, Blanchard paintings were bringing several hundred dollars in galleries, so whi  ...  Displaying 750 of 23487 characters.



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About  Antoine Blanchard

Born:  c.1910 - Loire Valley, France
Died:   1988 - Paris, France
Known for:  Parisien street scene painting-upper class genre