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AESCHBACHER, Arthur (<i>born</i> 1923), Collage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AESCHBACHER, Arthur (born 1923), Collage artist

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 3 April 1923, in Geneva.

Collage artist.

Arthur Aeschbacher studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Geneva from 1941 to 1945. He lived in Paris from 1968. In 1959 he was awarded the Prix de la Peinture Abstraite in Lausanne.

Aeschbacher is best known for his collages and assemblages. Initially he used block capitals, which he composed as he wished. From

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