Jacques Emile Blanche

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Jacques Emile Blanche

French painter, portraitist, pastellist and author

Born 1861 - Died 1942

Born in Auteuil (Departement de Ville de Paris, Ile-de-France, France)

Died in Paris (Departement de Ville de Paris, Ile-de-France, France)

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[To Alfred Roll: page 1]

23 Feb. 1918

My dear Roll,

Tomorrow they are going to name two new members of the Societty, pastellists, to replace de Guillaumet and M. Baffaelli. I am again recalling my ambitions and ardent wishes to those artists who like yourself have already been kind enough to support me in the preceding ballots. I am assured this time that I have

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Image courtesy of Don Kurtz

[To Alfred Roll: page 2]

serious hopes of success. Permit me, my dear Roll, to count once more on you. You know that I work mainly in pastel and you know the importance I attach to becoming one of your number.

Your very respectful and affectionate,
J.E. Blanche

P.S. What a stunning and superb work you have done of Madame Eardieu!
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Image courtesy of Don Kurtz