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GAGNAIRE, Aline (1911 - 1997), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GAGNAIRE, Aline (1911 - 1997), Painter, illustrator

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 11 September 1911, in Paris; died 11 February 1997, in Paris.

Painter (mixed media), illustrator. Figures.

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Aline Gagnaire painted from childhood but for many years remained outside artistic circles. In 1938 she participated in the activities of the Réverbères group, who were close to the Surrealists, and during the German Occupation was part of La Main

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