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DEFOSSEZ, Alfred (<i>born</i> 1932), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEFOSSEZ, Alfred (born 1932), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1932.

Painter. Figures, nudes, landscapes.

[not available online]Alfred Defossez' works often appear in series devoted to a single theme or place. In a highly elliptical style, all details are suppressed, the elements of the composition being reduced to their simplest structures. This austerity of form is relieved by touches of colour that give life to the object depicted.

Defossez has held a number of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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