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BEARDEN, Romare Howard (1911 - 1988), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer, screen printer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEARDEN, Romare Howard (1911 - 1988), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer, screen printer

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 2 September 1911, in Charlotte (North Carolina); died 12 March 1988, in New York.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, lithographer, screen printer, engraver, collage artist, newspaper cartoonist, illustrator, art theorist. Religious subjects, figure compositions, local figures. Humorous cartoons, frontispieces, stage sets.

Groups: Spiral, 306.

Romare Howard Bearden's parents left North Carolina to settle

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