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Franz Gailliard

Franz Gailliard

Person   Born 1861 Died 1932

Categories: Art

Born Brussels. Influenced by pointillism. Father of Jean-Jacques Gailliard.

Outside the Gailliard's home is a modern Ixelles information plaque which gives the following: Franz Gailliard was a painter of the Impressionist-Luminarist school. He studied at the Brussels Academy where he joined forces with Ensor and Khnopff. A multi-talented artist who was nick-named "The Reporter", he left over 7,000 drawings of Brussels sites and scenes.

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Gailliard painters

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