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BAYLE, Pierre Charles (<i>born</i> 1935), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAYLE, Pierre Charles (born 1935), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1935.

Painter. Figure compositions.

Pierre Charles Bayle exhibited at the Salon des Grands et Jeunes d'Aujourd'hui in the 1980s. He specialises in sporting subjects treated in the style of 1930s advertising posters. He uses close-ups of tennis balls or footballs, exaggerates the scale of the figures in relation to their distance from the foreground, and uses unusual angles from above or below while both

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