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HINSBERGER, Alexis (1907 - 1996), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HINSBERGER, Alexis (1907 - 1996), Painter, sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 18 September 1907, in Cartagena, Spain, to an Andalusian mother and a French father; died January 1996.

Painter, sculptor. Figure compositions, genre scenes.

[not available online]Alexis Hinsberger studied at the school of fine arts, and then at the school of arts and crafts in Barcelona. He painted mostly actors and circus figures in a populist vein, in lighting effects that accentuated

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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