Alexandre Seon
French Symbolist Painter, 1855-1917 was a French Symbolist artist, illustrator and decorator. Seon studied at the Beaux-Arts of Lyon and Paris, becoming a student of Puvis de Chavannes in 1891, with whom he later collaborated. He was closely associated with Josephin Peladan and his Salon de la Rose-Croix, and designed the frontispiece for Peladan's 1891 novel l'Androgyne

 

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Alexandre Seon Orpheus' Lamentation oil painting   

Painting ID::  11700
Alexandre Seon
Orpheus' Lamentation
Salon of 1896 2' 4 3/4'' x 3' 9 3/4''(73 x 116 cm)Gift of Fleury Grosmollard,1919

   
   
     

 

 

Alexandre Seon Orpheus Laments (mk19) oil painting   

Painting ID::  22255
Alexandre Seon
Orpheus Laments (mk19)
1896 Oil on canvas,73 x 116 cm Musee d'Orsay,Paris

   
   
     

 

 

Alexandre Seon Portrait of Peladan (mk19) oil painting   

Painting ID::  22275
Alexandre Seon
Portrait of Peladan (mk19)
1891 Oil on canvas,132.5 x 80 cm Musee des Beaux-Arts,Lyon

   
   
     

 

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Alexandre Seon
French Symbolist Painter, 1855-1917 was a French Symbolist artist, illustrator and decorator. Seon studied at the Beaux-Arts of Lyon and Paris, becoming a student of Puvis de Chavannes in 1891, with whom he later collaborated. He was closely associated with Josephin Peladan and his Salon de la Rose-Croix, and designed the frontispiece for Peladan's 1891 novel l'Androgyne