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GAMARRA, José (<i>born</i> 1934), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GAMARRA, José (born 1934), Painter, lithographer

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Uruguayan, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1963 or 1965.

Born 1934, in Tacuarembo.

Painter, lithographer. Landscapes with figures.

José Gamarra studied at the school of fine arts in Montevideo. In 1959 he left Uruguay for southern Brazil and in 1963 moved to Paris.

Gamarra originally worked in the area of Latin-American abstract art. He then became heavily influenced by Pop Art, but by the style

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