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CHAVAL (1915 - 1968), Draughtsman, engraver, film maker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHAVAL (1915 - 1968), Draughtsman, engraver, film maker

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1915, in Bordeaux; died 1968, in Paris.

Draughtsman, engraver, film maker. Animated films.

Chaval attended the École des Beaux-Arts in Bordeaux, where he married the painter Fourtina who was a work colleague, and where he became friends with Edgard Pillet. At first an engraver, in the early years of his career until just after the war, his work was

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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