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Raymond Allegré, 1857-1933

Nationality: French
Date of Birth: 1857.08.27
Place of Birth: Marseilles
Date of Death: 1933
Place of Death:

Identity:

Raymond Allegre or Allègre was a painter, particularly of Venetian and Algerian scenes.

Life:

He 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; orientaliste.free.fr/biographies (accessed 2005).