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FAURE, Elisabeth (1906 - 1964), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAURE, Elisabeth (1906 - 1964), Painter

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1906, in Ferryville; died 1964.

Painter. Landscapes, flowers.

Elisabeth Faure was a pupil of Lucien Simon. From 1933, she exhibited in the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris. There she received a second-class medal in 1935, and, in the same year, the national prize. Faure painted landscapes of Brittany, Auvergne and Africa around 1930. She also painted flowers in delicate strokes and

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