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CLAIRIN, Pierre-Eugène (1897 - 1980), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CLAIRIN, Pierre-Eugène (1897 - 1980), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 14 March 1897, in Cambrai; died 7 July 1980, in Thorigné-en-Charcy.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes, still-lifes.

School of Algiers.

Pierre-Eugène Clairin studied under Fernand Cormon at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1913. During World War I, Clairin became friendly with the painter Fernand Morin and on his demobilisation in 1919 he went to work at the Académie Ranson alongside

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