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FINCH, Alfred William, called Willy (1854 - 1930), Painter, ceramicist, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FINCH, Alfred William, called Willy (1854 - 1930), Painter, ceramicist, decorative designer

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active from 1897 active in Finland.

Born 28 November 1854, in Brussels, of British origin; died 1930, in Helsinki.

Painter, ceramicist, decorative designer. Landscapes.

Septem Group.

[not available online]Finch trained in 1878 and 1879 under the direction of Joseph Van Severdonck at the Académie des Beaux Arts in Brussels, where he met Ensor. He knew Seurat in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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