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FALKÉ, Pierre (1884 - 1947), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FALKÉ, Pierre (1884 - 1947), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 24 May 1884, in Paris; died June 1947, in Coutevroult (Seine-et-Marne).

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator.

In his early youth Pierre Falké travelled in Australia and the Indies and brought back from his journeys a heightened sense of colour and the exotic. He exhibited at the former Salon de l'Araingée. He provided illustrated papers with studies of peasant dress and

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