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BERTRAND, Claire (1890 - 1969), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERTRAND, Claire (1890 - 1969), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1890, in Sèvres; died 1969.

Painter, draughtsman. Portraits, landscapes.

Claire Bertrand was a pupil at the Académie Julian in Paris and later at the Grande Chaumière, where she met her future husband, the Viennese painter Willy Eisenschitz (a naturalised French citizen). The couple settled near Toulon, at La Valette du Var, in 1927 and their house became a meeting place for

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