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BOFA, Gus (1888 - 1968), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOFA, Gus (1888 - 1968), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born c. 1888, in Paris; died 1968.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, poster artist.

Gus Bofa was one of the most important cartoonists in France during the first half of the 20th century. He was also one of the best illustrators of works, and the quality of the latter earned him the honour of de luxe editions. Shortly before

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