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HALTER, Clara - Painter, draughtswoman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HALTER, Clara - Painter, draughtswoman, engraver

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French, 20th century, female.

Born in Paris.

Painter, draughtswoman, engraver.

Clara Halter lives and works in Paris. Her style is governed by pencil and Indian ink lines which create a network across the canvas, a complex image which is different each time and which develops a motif, such as the letters 'u' or 'o', or a detail. This singular obsessional writing, produced under a magnifying glass, is sometimes

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