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FINE, Perle (1905 - 1988), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FINE, Perle (1905 - 1988), Painter, engraver

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American, 20th century, female.

Born 1905, in Boston; died 1988.

Painter, engraver.

Perle Fine received advice from Hans Hoffmann. She was an abstract painter who took Mondrian's last American period as her starting point; her later work is freer in expression and almost monochrome, its attractiveness lying in its artistic haziness.

Fine exhibited in a number of group shows, including: 1950, Salon des Réalités Nouvelles, Paris; the

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