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BELTRAND, Jacques (1874 - 1977), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BELTRAND, Jacques (1874 - 1977), Painter, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 22 July 1874, in Paris; died 1977.

Painter, engraver (wood).

[not available online]The son of Tony Beltrand, with whom he collaborated from 1890, Jacques began his career as a sculptor before turning to printmaking, notably original woodcuts. His spirited compositions and understanding of the architecture of the printed page quickly earned him wide acclaim as a highly sought-after illustrator. He exhibited with the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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