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DELAW, Georges (1874 - 1929), Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DELAW, Georges (1874 - 1929), Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1874, in Sedan; died 8 December 1929.

Painter, draughtsman, decorative artist, illustrator.

Georges Delaw took his inspiration from nature, translating visually his love for the French landscape and for French folklore, and evoking the popular traditions as suggested to him by a variety locations. He represented legends as well as typical scenes. As a decorative artist, Georges Delaw

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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