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BELAY, Pierre de (1890 - 1947), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BELAY, Pierre de (1890 - 1947), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 11 December 1890, in Quimper; died 1947, in Ostend, Belgium.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. Genre scenes, nudes, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]Attracted by drawing and painting from his earliest childhood, Pierre de Belay stayed several times in Paris among the painters and poets of Montmartre, which took the place of formal training. He met many famous personalities of

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