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Fernand Dubois, 1861-1939

Nationality: Belgian
Date of Birth: 1861.10.28
Place of Birth: Renaix
Date of Death: 1939
Place of Death: Sosoye


Fernand Dubois was a medallist, jeweller and worker in metal.


Dubois studied at the Académie Royale des Beaux Arts, Brussels under Charles van der Stappen. He exhibited with the Belgian exhibition society Les XX from 1883-93 and with the Libre Esthetique from 1893-1914. Dubois is mentioned in correspondence concerning JW and Les XX in 1886 (#05488). From 1894, he taught at the École Professionelle d'Art Applique, Brussels.


Meissner, Günter and Saur Verlag, K. G. (eds), Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon: die bildenden Künstler aller Zeiten und Völker, Munich, 1992.