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COUY, Jean François Alexandre (1910 - 1983), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COUY, Jean François Alexandre (1910 - 1983), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 11 April 1910, in Paris; died 1 December 1983, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Landscapes. Designs for tapestries.

Jean François Alexandre Couy studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris from 1930 to 1934, where he entered the intaglio engraving studio of Dezarrois. At the same time, he attended evening classes and qualified as

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