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CLOSON, Henri Jean (1888 - 1975), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CLOSON, Henri Jean (1888 - 1975), Painter, sculptor

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1919.

Born 29 February 1888, in Liège; died 9 July 1975, in Paris.

Painter, sculptor.

Groups: Abstraction-Création, Réalités Nouvelles.

In 1898-1899 Henri Jean Closon was taught to draw by a professor at Uhrmond in the Dutch province of Limburg, and, in 1902, he became a pupil at St Luke's Academy in Liège. During visits to Germany, Aachen

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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