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DELANEY, Beauford (1901 - 1979), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DELANEY, Beauford (1901 - 1979), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

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American, 20th century, male.

Active from 1953 active in France.

Born 30 December 1901, in Knoxville (Tennessee); died 1979, in Paris, at the Hôpital Ste-Anne.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman. Portraits, urban landscapes, landscapes, street scenes.

The son of a Methodist minister, Beauford Delaney studied in Boston from 1923, going to classes at Massachusetts Normal Art School, the Copley Society, South Boston School

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