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DAVANZO, Wanda (<i>born</i> 1920), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DAVANZO, Wanda (born 1920), Painter

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Italian, 20th century, female.

Active in France and in Argentina.

Born 1920, in Naples.


Wanda Davanzo followed the teachings of her father, a classical painter, but also studied at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris. Having arrived in Paris with her family, she left in 1940 to settle in Cagnes-sur-Mer, where she discovered Abstract painting. From 1947 to 1964 she lived in Argentina, participating in the

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