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BOBOT, Pierre (1902 - 1974), Decorative artist, lacquerer, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOBOT, Pierre (1902 - 1974), Decorative artist, lacquerer, watercolourist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1902, in Paris; died 1974.

Decorative artist, lacquerer, watercolourist. Landscapes with figures, urban landscapes, harbour scenes, animals. Screens, furniture.

Bobot studied decorative painting at the École Bernard Palissy and then worked for a lacquer restorer. In 1921, he opened his own studio and specialised in the restoration of Chinese lacquered screens. Between 1934 and 1968, he was the only

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