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CARENA, Felice (1879 - 1966), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARENA, Felice (1879 - 1966), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 13 August 1879, in Cumiana (Piedmont); died 1966, in Venice.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Figure compositions, portraits, still-lifes.

Felice Carena took lessons with Giacomo Grosso at the Accademia Albertina in Turin. He was influenced first by the work of Leonardo Bistolfi, who was very popular in Italy at the time, and then by Franz von Stuck, one of the founders

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