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FRISON, Jehan (1882 - 1961), Painter, sculptor, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRISON, Jehan (1882 - 1961), Painter, sculptor, engraver

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1882, in Brussels; died 1961.

Painter, sculptor (wood), engraver. Figure compositions, landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes, still-lifes, flowers.

[not available online]Jehan Frison studied with Auguste Oleffe. He exhibited on various occasions with the Fauves Brabançons (Brabant Fauves), who met at the Demeure du Rouge-Cloître owned by Auguste Oleffe. This movement was closer to Post-Impressionism than to French Fauvism.

He painted landscapes,

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