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BLANC-GATTI, Charles (1890 - 1965), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLANC-GATTI, Charles (1890 - 1965), Painter

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 1890, in Lausanne; died 1965, in Lausanne.


Musicalism (the attempt to interpret music in painting).

Blanc-Gatti studied at the college of sciences in Lausanne, where he was taught design by the Vaud sculptor Raphaël Lugeon. Concurrently, he studied the violin under William Merten and, for the best part of ten years, performed in orchestras and in chamber-music quartets. He settled

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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