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DUFRÈNE, Maurice (1876 - 1955), Painter, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUFRÈNE, Maurice (1876 - 1955), Painter, designer

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1876, in Paris; died 1955.

Painter, designer.

Art Deco.

[not available online]Maurice Dufrêne was essentially an interior designer and, in his day, an important contributor to furniture design. His approach was neat and precise by comparison with the excessive ornamentation of previous periods. He exhibited in Paris at the Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, of which he was a

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