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FAU, André (<i>born</i> 1896), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAU, André (born 1896), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 13 November 1896, in Les Lilas (Hauts-de-Seine).


Fau was a pupil of Gabriel Ferrier at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He showed at the major Parisian exhibitions. He was first influenced by a kind of Post-Cubist tendency, after which his style veered progressively towards a measured Classicism.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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