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BIGOT, Guy (<i>born</i> 1918), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BIGOT, Guy (born 1918), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 20 April 1918, in Vitré.

Painter. Landscapes.

Guy Bigot lives and works in Brittany. He was almost self-taught, although he attended a few courses between 1938 and 1941; these were held primarily in Othon Friesz' studio at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Montparnasse, Paris. In 1947, he was awarded the Prix National, and in 1949 the Prix Hallmark. During a long

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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