Reference Entry

GUIETTE, René (1893 - 1976), Painter (including gouache)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUIETTE, René (1893 - 1976), Painter (including gouache)

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1893, in Antwerp; died 1976, in Wilrijk.

Painter (including gouache).

[not available online]René Guiette studied literature and began teaching himself to paint from 1919. He was the son of Jules Guiette and the brother of the poet Robert Guiette. He was an art critic and used the pseudonym Blaise Distol. He lived in a house built by Le Corbusier in Antwerp.


Reference Entry.  1022 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.