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HUGO, Marie - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUGO, Marie - Painter

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French, 20th century, female.

Active also active in Britain.


Marie Hugo is the daughter of the painter Jean Hugo. She studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Montpellier. She executed a series on gardens, evoking an interiorised, imaginary universe. She favours the use of colour and simple, suggestive forms, in order to reveal the poetic character of the world. She has had solo exhibitions, most notably in London.

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