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GLEIZES, Albert (1881 - 1953), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GLEIZES, Albert (1881 - 1953), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 8 December 1881, in Paris; died 24 June 1953, in Avignon.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, engraver (including etching), draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, portraits, landscapes, urban landscapes, still-lifes. Wall decorations.

Groupe de Puteaux, Section d'Or, Abstraction-Création.

[not available online] [not available online]Albert Gleizes was apprenticed to his father, an industrial draughtsman, designing fabics. He left for the USA

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