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CARCAN, René (<i>born</i> 1925), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARCAN, René (born 1925), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, sculptor

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 25 June 1925, in Brussels.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver, sculptor.

René Carcan attended the academy of fine arts in Brussels and worked with the painter Léon Devos, the sculptor Jacob and the engraver Friedlaender. In 1952 he began to exhibit and was awarded a scholarship from UNESCO which allowed him to study in Rome and Florence in

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