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DOSAMENTES, Francisco (1911 - 1986), Painter, illustrator, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOSAMENTES, Francisco (1911 - 1986), Painter, illustrator, engraver

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Mexican, 20th century, male.

Born 1911, in Mexico City; died 1986.

Painter, illustrator, engraver. Figure compositions.

Dosamentes studied at the Academia de San Carlos and then at the central school of fine arts in Mexico City. He taught in several Mexican art centres and was made director of the school of painting in Capecha.

Specialising in stylised painting and the depiction of traditional motifs, he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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