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DEGOTTEX, Jean (1918 - 1988), Painter, engraver, lithographer, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEGOTTEX, Jean (1918 - 1988), Painter, engraver, lithographer, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1918, in Sathonay; died 6 December 1988, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache/mixed media), engraver, lithographer, draughtsman, illustrator.

Jean Degottex moved to Paris in 1933 and later divided his time between Paris and a house in Gordes in the Vaucluse region in the south of France. As a young man he was politically militant, moving in extreme left-wing circles. He

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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