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BONNEFOI, Christian (<i>born</i> 1948), Painter, collage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BONNEFOI, Christian (born 1948), Painter, collage artist

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 3 May 1948, in Salindres.

Painter, collage artist.

Bonnefoi began to exhibit in 1977, after completing his university studies. His painting is based on the traces left by the different tools with which he applies his colours. He may rub them, drag them, or turn them on the supports, an approach which is a reminder of the period of Christian Jaccard,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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