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DECARIS, Albert (1901 - 1988), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DECARIS, Albert (1901 - 1988), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 6 May 1901, in Sotteville-lès-Rouen; died 1 January 1988, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Figure compositions, portraits, landscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]Albert Decaris studied at a graphic arts school in Estienne. In 1918 he was admitted at l'École des Beaux-Arts of Paris where he met his friend Louis Louvrier. As an engraver, he produced works

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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