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Paul Chabas, 1869-1937

Nationality: French
Date of Birth: 1869
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Date of Death: 1937
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Identity:

Paul-Emile-Joseph Chabas was a painter of portraits and landscape and his brother Maurice (1862-1947), was painter of portraits and historical subjects.

Life:

The Chabas listed in JW's correspondence was a member of the Socié Internationale de Peinture et Sculpture, Paris, when JW was an Honorary Member in 1901 (see #05498).

Bibliography:

Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, Paris, 1956-61.