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Regis Francois Gignoux  French  1816 -1882
Born: Lyon,  France 
Died: Paris,  France 
Addresses:  Brooklyn, New York, United States 1840-1870 
Studied: Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris before 1841
Instructors: Paul Delaroche France, before 1841
Exhibited: National Academy of Design 1842-1868
Paris Salon 1855, 1870
Brooklyn Art Association 1860-1879, 1884
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 
Examples of Work: Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
New York Historical Society, New York 
William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Kansas City, Missouri 
Specialty: Instructor
Style/School: Hudson River School
Subjects Known For: Landscapes
Snow Scene
Memberships: National Academy of Design ANA 1843; NA 1851
Brooklyn Art Association (first president)
Century Association 
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Francois Regis Gignoux was born in Lyon, France, in 1816. Interested in art at an early age, he began is formal education in Fribourg, Switzerland and then at the St. Pierre Academie in Lyon, France, which wa... (More)

Regis Francois Gignoux was a distinguished nineteenth-century artist whose work celebrated the sublime aspects of the American landscape. Born in Lyon, France, Gignoux trained at the Academie des Beaux-Arts in Paris, where his... (More)

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