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FRECHKOP, Leonid (1897 - 1982), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRECHKOP, Leonid (1897 - 1982), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Active in France and in Belgium from 1922.

Born 1897, in Moscow; died 1982, in Brussels.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Landscapes, figures, nudes, portraits, flowers. Stage sets.

[not available online]After studying drawing and painting in Moscow, Leonid Frechkop left his native country for Paris and Brussels.

His taste for mystery tinged with Romanticism can be seen in his figures, dancers,

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