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FRAYE, André (1887 - 1963), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRAYE, André (1887 - 1963), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 18 October 1887, in Nantes; died 1963, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Military subjects, portraits, landscapes, seascapes, still-lifes.

[not available online]André Fraye moved to Paris in 1909 and studied under M. Maufra; he also attended the Académie Julian. He was a friend of Albert Gleizes but was only influenced by Cubism to a limited extent.

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