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DEPERO, Fortunato (1892 - 1960), Painter, watercolourist, poster artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEPERO, Fortunato (1892 - 1960), Painter, watercolourist, poster artist

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 1892, in Fondo (Trentino); died 1960, in Rovereto.

Painter, watercolourist, poster artist. Stage sets, designs for tapestries, advertising art.


[not available online] [not available online]Fortunato Depero was a pupil at the royal school in Rovereto, and began to exhibit his Realist and Symbolist drawings and watercolours in 1911. He met Balla, Cangiullo

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