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Hélène Fantin-Latour, ??-1867

Nationality: French
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Date of Death: 1867.07.20
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Hélène Fantin-Latour, née de Naidenhoff, was the adopted daughter of Countess Zoloff. On 25 October 1834 she married the painter Jean-Théodore Fantin-Latour. They had three children: Ignace-Henri-Théodore, who became a painter and close friend of JW, Marie-Louise-Hélène and Nathalie-Marie-Thérèse.

Bibliography:

Druick, Douglas and Michael Hoog, Fantin-Latour, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1983.