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DUBREUIL, Pierre (1891 - 1970), Painter, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUBREUIL, Pierre (1891 - 1970), Painter, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 8 September 1891, in Quimper; died 17 February 1970, in Paris.

Painter, engraver, illustrator. Figure compositions, nudes, portraits, landscapes with figures, still-lifes. Designs for tapestries.

After his schooling in Vannes, Pierre Dubreuil went to Paris. He left the École des Beaux-Arts after one term and joined Henri Matisse's studio in 1908, where he studied painting and sculpture.


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