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BROWN, James-Jacques (1918 - 1991), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BROWN, James-Jacques (1918 - 1991), Painter, sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1918, in Paris; died 1991.

Painter, sculptor.

James-Jacques Brown had degrees in Law and Political Science and was a civil servant at the Ministry of Finance before leaving to concentrate on his artistic activities, in particular sculpture. He had no training and his initial interest lay in the aesthetics of industry, which inspired him to make models of car bodies. His first

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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