Some articles on des, de, salon des artistes, salon:
... He entered the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Toulon, graduated as an Architect and then returned to Lyon from where his family originated ... of the port of Toulon, he was decorated with the Médaille Militaire, the Croix de guerre 1939–1945 and the Croix du combattant volontaire de la Résistance ... In Paris, he exhibited in the Salon des Artistes Français, the Salon of the Surindependants, Salon of the Beaux Art ...
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