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DAVIE, Alan (<i>born</i> 1920), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DAVIE, Alan (born 1920), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 28 September 1920, in Grangemouth (Falkirk), Scotland.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, lithographer.

Pre-Pop Art.

London Group.

[not available online]Alan Davie is the son of the painter and engraver James William Davie. He studied at the College of Arts and the Royal Academy in Edinburgh from 1937 to 1940. By 1938 he had become interested in music, particularly jazz. Davie served in the

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