(1833 - 1910)
Jules Francois Pages was active/lived in California. Jules Pages is known for still life, genre, engraver.
Born in NYC on April 29, 1833 of French parents. Pagès came to San Francisco in 1857 and established an engraving business. He was self taught as a painter and never sold any of his works, preferring instead to give them to the family and friends. His subjects include still lifes, Chinatown genre, and French scenes. He died in San Francisco on May 16, 1910. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1896. In: Oakland Museum (My Old Shop).
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