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BONNET, Philippe (<i>born</i> 1929), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BONNET, Philippe (born 1929), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1929, in Paris.

Painter. Figures, nudes, landscapes, still-lifes.

[not available online]Philippe Bonnet studied at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris from 1944 to 1946 and also received instruction from André Lhote. He knew Nicolas de Staël, Wifredo Lam and Victor Brauner because of his involvement with Christian Zervos' Cahiers d'Art review.

During his first period he mostly painted still-lifes. In 1956

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