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Eugène José de Macedo-Carvalho, 1854-1928

Nationality: French
Date of Birth: 1854
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Date of Death: 1928
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Identity:

Eugène José de Macedo-Carvalho was the son of Octavie Josephine de Macedo-Carvalho, who was probably the mistress of the American art dealer and collector George Aloysius Lucas who moved to Paris in 1857.

Life:

Octavie Josephine de Macedo-Carvalho lived across the hall in the same apartment building in Paris as G. A. Lucas. She was good friends with JW's mistress Maud Franklin, who would come to stay from time to time in the late 1870s and 1880s (#09199, (#09203, #07524).