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CARRENO, Mario (1913 - 1999), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARRENO, Mario (1913 - 1999), Painter

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Cuban, 20th century, male.

Born 1913, in Havana; died 20 December 1999, in Santiago de Chile.

Painter. Scenes with figures, local scenes.


Mario Carreno studied for a short time at the Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes San Alejandro in Havana, then left for Madrid where he worked as a designer of comics. He visited Mexico in 1936-1937, then Paris, where he stayed until 1939.

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