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CORNEILLE (<i>born</i> 1922), Painter, pastellist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CORNEILLE (born 1922), Painter, pastellist, engraver

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Dutch, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1950.

Born 3 July 1922, in Liège, to Dutch parents.

Painter (including gouache/mixed media), pastellist, engraver.

Groups: Dutch Experimental Group, CoBrA group.

[not available online]From 1940 to 1943, Corneille attended drawing courses at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam on an irregular basis, but was self-taught as far as painting was concerned. After World War II, he and two other Dutchmen,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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