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Henri Joseph Harpignies

(French, 1819–1916)

washing the laundry by henri joseph harpignies

Henri Joseph Harpignies

Washing the Laundry, 1875

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Biography

Timeline

1819
Born in Valenciennes, France, to a family of Belgian descent
1850
Traveled to Germany, the Netherlands, and Italy
1852
Returned to France; established his own studio in Paris
1853
Made his Salon debut
1875
Received the Legion d’honneur
1900
Grand Prix at the Exposition Universelle
1916
Died in Saint-Privé, France

Exhibitions

1863
Salon des Refusés, France
1853
Salon debut, France