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DORIGNAC, Georges (1879 - 1925), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DORIGNAC, Georges (1879 - 1925), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 8 November 1879, in Bordeaux; died 21 December 1925, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman. Figures, nudes, scenes with figures, landscapes. Designs for mosaics.

Dorignac used a charcoal technique whose effects may be seen in his paintings of women and children, subjects in which he appears to have specialised. He also produced a composition entitled Hunt, a cartoon whose pointillist

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