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BAES, Rachel (1912 - 1983), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAES, Rachel (1912 - 1983), Painter

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Belgian, 20th century, female.

Born 1 August 1912, in Brussels; died 8 June 1983, in Bruges.

Painter. Religious subjects, figures, interiors, urban landscapes, still-lifes.

[not available online]Baes was self-taught, though she was the daughter of the academic painter Emile Baes. In Paris she was part of the literary set centred on Éluard, Cocteau and Léautaud. In the 1960s she settled in Bruges. In 2002, an exhibition

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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