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GASPARD, Leon Schulman (1882 - 1964), Painter (gouache)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GASPARD, Leon Schulman (1882 - 1964), Painter (gouache)

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Active in New Mexico from 1919.

Born 1882, in Vitebsk (near Moscow); died 1964, in Taos (New Mexico).

Painter (gouache). Figures, portraits, local scenes (kermesses), still-lifes, flowers, landscapes.

As a child Leon Schulman Gaspard accompanied his father, a retired Russian officer, on fur trading expeditions into Asia where he was exposed to exotic and colourful cultures which remained themes throughout his life's

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