Mathurin Meheut - A la sardine en canot, 1901, detail - image courtesy of Huffington post

Mathurin Meheut

France 1882 - 1958

Painting

Mathurin Meheut
Male
France
1882
December 27, 2013
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Mathurin Meheut was born into a family of artisans in Lamballe, Brittany, and apprenticed to a house painter before entering the École des Beaux-Arts de Rennes in 1898, from which he graduated at age 20. He then attended the École nationale supérieure des arts décoratifs in Paris, working for the revue Arts et Décoration to finance his studies. In 1906 he exhibited with the Société des Artistes Français.

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