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CHIRICO, Giorgio de (1888 - 1978), Painter, illustrator, sculptor, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHIRICO, Giorgio de (1888 - 1978), Painter, illustrator, sculptor, writer

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 10 July 1888, in Volos (Thessaly); died 20 November 1978, in Rome.

Painter, illustrator, sculptor writer. Scenes with figures, portraits, nudes, animals, landscapes, flowers, still-lifes. Stage sets.

Dadaism, Surrealism, Pittura Metafisica (Metaphysical Painting).

Les Artistes Italiens de Paris.

[not available online] [not available online]Giorgio de Chirico’s father, Evaristo, was originally from Palermo, and his mother, Gemma,

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