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DECORCHEMONT, François Émile (1880 - 1971), Painter, potter, glassmaker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DECORCHEMONT, François Émile (1880 - 1971), Painter, potter, glassmaker

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 26 May 1880, in Conches; died 17 February 1971, in Conches.

Painter, potter, glassmaker. Designs for stained glass.

A member of the Salon des Artistes Français from 1906, François Decorchement took part in the society's exhibitions. With his father, L.-E. Decorchement, he had learned the techniques of working in molten glass, an art form that they sought to revive.

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